Spencer, Kenneth Aldred, 1902-1960
Found in 5 Records:
This collection consists of photocopies of original documents used in Ken Crockett’s research, his handwritten notes, and two drafts of the complete manuscript of the book he wrote on Kenneth and Helen Spencer, Kenneth and Helen Spencer: Champions of Culture and Commerce in the Sunflower State.
The papers of Kenneth A. Spencer, Kansas City-based business executive and industrialist, date from 1918 to 1960 and reflect Spencer's professional activities, as well as some aspects of his personal life and hobbies.
Charles Barnes, a journalism student at the University of Kansas, compiled this collection which includes materials acquired through his research on Kenneth Spencer and Kenneth "Boots" Adams, regarding their involvement in Phillips Petroleum and uranium and nuclear facilities.
This collection consists of black and white photographic prints of various sizes of Robert Lemon, Sr., his wife Lois, their friends Kenneth and Helen Spencer, and other individuals in various candid shots. Images are mostly from Canadian fishing expeditions in the 1920s and 1930s or from Pittsburg, Kansas in the 1930s and 1940s.