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Alfred B. McPhaul papers

Call Number: RH MS P571


The Alfred B. McPhaul Papers reflect the Wichita, Kansas postal worker's involvement in that city's St. Matthew C.M.E. Church and interest in photography. They consist of items related to Gwendolyn Fuller Mukes and her performance at St. Matthew C.M.E. and a brief speech by McPhaul given to the Club Vintige. The two folders are arranged alphabetically. Photograph negatives from the collection are located at RH MS-P P571.


  • Creation: 1985


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No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Biography of Alfred B. McPhaul

Alfred B. McPhaul was born around 1931. As an adult he lived in Wichita, Kansas, where he worked for the U.S. Postal Service. McPhaul and wife Carolyn had five children: Alveno, Sterling, Milton, Denail April, and Quencella. Alfred B. McPhaul died October 5, 1996.


3 folders

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Physical Location

RH MS P571

Physical Location

RH MS-P P571

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Alfred B. McPhaul, 1987.

Guide to the Alfred B. McPhaul Collection
Alfred B. McPhaul papers
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Support for the processing of this Collection was provided by the Dana and Sue Anderson African American Collecting Program Endowment Fund.
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Alfred B. McPhaul Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P571, 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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