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Josephine Brice papers

Call Number: RH MS P747


The Josephine Brice papers are those of a long time Kansas resident who was active in Topeka organizations, especially St. John A.M.E. Church.


  • Creation: 1886 - 1950


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 Josephine Bowers

Josephine King was daughter of Mrs. Grace King. She attended Topeka, Kansas schools, including the Monroe School. She married Brice (son of Jesse May Brice).


.25 Linear Feet (1 box + 3 folders)

Language of Materials


Scope and Contents

The Josephine Brice papers date from 1886 to 1950 and consist of programs and receipts. Folder arrangement is alphabetical by topic. Photographs from the collection are located at RH MS-P P747. Copy negatives are available for most photographs.

Physical Location

RH MS P747

Physical Location

RH MS-P P747

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Josephine Brice, 1993

Guide to the Josephine Brice Collection
Josephine Brice papers
Finding aid prepared by mbw, 2007; Finding aid encoded by mbw, 2007; revised by mrm, 2010.
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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
Josephine Brice Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P747, 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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Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States