Tom Burns photographs
Tom Burns was a fish-monger on the Kaw for 60 years, retiring in December 1991. He published his memoirs, "60 Years on the Kaw" in 1994. The collection is comprised of 10 photographs and 2 videotapes, includes images of catches in 1946 and 1947 and Tyron Winchell's boat built in 1895, which Burns rebuilt in 1996. The videotape interviews are from 1990 and 1991 and cover net and ice fishing.
- 1946-1947; 1991-1997
- Burns, Tom, 1919-2003 (Person)
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.25 Linear Feet (1 document case containing 10 photographs + 2 videotapes)
Language of Materials
RH PH 171
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transfer, Univeristy Archives, 1997.
- Guide to the Tom Burns Collection
- Tom Burns photographs
- Finding aid prepared by rw 2008. Finding aid encoded by rw, 2008. Finding aid revised by mwh, 2021.
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- Finding aid written in English.
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- Preferred citation
Tom Burns photographs, RH PH 171, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas
Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository
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