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League of Women Voters of Lawrence-Douglas County records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 187

Overview

The League of Women Voters of Lawrence-Douglas County, a part of the League of Women Voters of the United States and of the League of Women Voters of Kansas, promotes political responsibility through informed and active participation of citizens in government, as well as action on selected governmental issues. Organized on May 28, 1931, the group was originally known as the League of Women Voters of Lawrence. This collection contains meeting minutes, newsletters, correspondence, Study/Action Reports, and other materials related to the local League's activities.

Dates

  • 1928 - 2012

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Extent

21.25 Linear Feet (32 boxes + 5 volumes, 1 oversize box)

Physical Location

RH MS 187

Physical Location

RH MS D125

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RH MS 694

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RH MS 885

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RH MS 1168

Physical Location

RH MS Q155

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, League of Women Voters of Lawrence-Douglas County, 1976-2002, 2006, 2011.

Related Materials

League of Women Voters of Kansas records, RH MS 279, Kansas Collection, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas.
Title
Guide to the League of Women Voters of Lawrence-Douglas County Collection
Subtitle
League of Women Voters of Lawrence-Douglas County records
Author
Finding aid prepared by mds, 2006; Finding aid encoded by mds, 2006, revised by mrm, 2009, revised by caf, 2012
Date
2006
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/6211604132
Preferred citation
League of Women Voters of Lawrence-Douglas County records, Kansas Collection, RH MS 187, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

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