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Peterson, Frances Bailey, 1917-2012.



Frances Bailey Peterson was born in Mansfield, Texas in 1917. She worked for the Treasury Department in Washington. She married John Peterson in 1952. They retired in 1974 and moved to rural Douglas County, Kansas, moving into the city of Lawrence in 1992.

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John and Frances Peterson collection

Call Number: RH MS 1330
Overview John Malcolm and Frances Peterson lived in the Lawrence, Kansas area from 1974-2007. They were deeply involved in local historical societies and took many trips worldwide. The collection includes Peterson family materials dating back to 1879; letters, documents, photographs and clippings; and a large amount of local historical photographs, newspaper clippings, articles and other related materials. Also included in the collection are a large number of slides and oversize maps kept from trips...
Dates: 1879 - 2006