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Meeks, Cordell D., Sr., 1914-1987


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Cordell Meeks, Sr. family papers

Call Number: RH MS 1150

The Cordell Meeks, Sr. family papers are those of a native Kansas family, the head of which, Cordell D. Meeks, Sr., was Kansas' first African American District Court judge. His son, Cordell D. Meeks, Jr., also became a judge and he and his wife, Mary Ann, were active in their community and local politics.

Dates: 1935 - 2010