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William D. Harrison Papers, 1865, 1916, 1952

Call Number: RH MS P602


The William D. Harrison Papers are those of a long time Kansas resident who practiced law in Hutchinson, Kansas. They consist of a U.S. Army discharge certificate, a newspaper clipping, and a funeral program. The collection also includes a photograph, located at RH MS-P P602.


  • Creation: 1865, 1916, 1952


Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biography of William D. Harrison

William D. Harrison was born 12 May 1891 in Elsberry, Missouri. He moved to Hutchinson, Kansas where he graduated high school circa 1916. Harrison later went on to graduate from the University of Kansas Law School. He was a practicing lawyer in Hutchinson. William D. Harrison died 15 June, 1952.


2 folders

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Physical Location

RH MS P602

Physical Location

RH MS-P P602

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Mary R. Tyler, 1988.

Guide to the William D. Harrison Collection
William D. Harrison Papers, 1865, 1916, 1952
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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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Preferred citation
William D. Harrison Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P602, 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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