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George Washington Robnett papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH WL MS 14

Overview

George W. Robnett (1890-1975) was an author and advertising executive, and co-founder and executive secretary of the National Laymen's Council, Church League of America (1937-1956). In 1960 he founded the Institute for Special Research. He was publisher of NEWS AND VIEWS. After retiring, Robnett concentrated his efforts on the Middle-East conflict and made three trips to the area. This collection includes Robnett's files containing correspondence and ephemera.

Dates

  • 1950 - 1969

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

3 Linear Feet (3 boxes + 1 oversize box)

Physical Location

RH WL MS 14

Physical Location

RH WL MS Q3

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, Book Castle, Inc, September 1985
Title
Guide to the George Washington Robnett Collection
Subtitle
George Washington Robnett papers
Author
Finding aid prepared by db, 2007; revised by, cl 2010; Finding aid encoded by db, 2007
Date
2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/2491467598
Preferred citation
George Washington Robnett Collection, Kansas Collection, RH WL MS 14, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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