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Reverend Richard Taylor papers

Call Number: RH MS 827


Native Kansan Rev. Richard Taylor, a United Methodist minister, activist, author, and advocate for historic preservation, served as president of Kansans for Life at Its Best during the 1970s and 1980s. This collection of Taylor's papers consists of materials related to these interests, largely in the form of clippings and publications.


  • 1965 - 1999


Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

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


1.5 Linear Feet (2 boxes + 1 oversize box)

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Physical Location

RH MS 827

Physical Location

RH MS R173

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Rev. Richard Taylor, 2003

Related Materials

Taylor, Richard (Richard Edgar), 1924-, I love Kansas!: History made -- history remembered: planes, trains, Fords, drugs, theology . Leawood, Kansas: Leathers Pub., 2001., RH D8541, Spencer Research Library.

Guide to the Reverend Richard Taylor Collection
Reverend Richard Taylor papers
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Reverend Richard Taylor Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS 827, 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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