Dorothy Springer family collection
This collection includes a history of the Stegeman family beginning with the arrival of William C. Stegeman in America in 1869, as written by Dorothy Springer. Stegeman was Springer's maternal grandfather. The collection also includes Springer's collected photographs of family, friends, and teachers in Abilene and Salina, Kansas.
- Other: 1895, 1922-1927, undated
- Springer, Dorothy M. (Person)
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 Dorothy Springer (1899-1984)
Dorothy M. Roberts Springer was the daughter of Doctor Melvin Bradford Roberts (1873-1951) and Louise Maria (Lizzie) Stegeman Roberts (1869-1966). The Roberts family was originally from the state of Virginia. The Stegeman family came from Germany and eventually settled in Kansas.
Dorothy Roberts was married to Christy L. Springer.
[Information from collection and from findagrave.com.]
.25 linear foot (1 document case + 1 folder)
Language of Materials
RH MS P447
RH PH 38
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Dorothy M. Springer
- Guide to the Dorothy M. Springer Collection
- Dorothy Springer family collection
- Finding aid prepared by lt, June 1982. Finding aid encoded by mg, 2004. Finding aid revised by lmw, 2020.
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in English.
- Finding aid permalink
- Preferred citation
Dorothy M. Springer family collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P447, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas
Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository
1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States