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Mary E. McCreery papers

Call Number: RH MS P390


The Mary E. McCreery papers consist primarily of personal papers of Mary McCreery's husband, Dr. Guy R. McCreery. Included also are copies of resolutions of respect issued by Masonic lodges of Whiting and Hugoton, Kansas upon Dr. McCreery's death and deeds to family cemetery lots.


  • Creation: approximately 1898-1933


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Biography of Mary E. McCreery

Mary E. McCreery was born in Jackson County, Kansas on March 20, 1882 to Noyes S. and Mary A. Dye. In 1906, she married Dr. Guy R. McCreery, who was born in Illinois on November 15, 1877 and graduated from the University of Kansas School of Medicine in 1902. Dr. and Mrs. McCreery lived in Jackson County, Kansas in the early years of their marriage. In the remainder of their lives, they lived in western Kansas, where Dr. McCreery continued his medical practice. He died on April 17, 1933. Mary McCreery died on June 16, 1970 at Hugoton, Kansas.


6 folders ; 25 x 38 cm

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Physical Location

RH MS P390

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1971

Guide to the Mary E. McCreery Collection
Mary E. McCreery papers
kdo, 1988; revised by mh, 2007; Finding aid encoded by tc, 1988; revised by mh, 2007
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Preferred citation
McCreery, Mary E, 1882-1970, Papers, Kansas Collection, RH MS P390, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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