Lorenzo Drake family papers
The Lorenzo Drake family papers are those of a long time Kansas City, Kansas family headed by Lorenzo and Rosa Anna [Smith] Drake.
- 1903 - 1940
- Drake, Lorenzo, 1876?- (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 Lorenzo Drake Family
Lorenzo D. Drake was born around 1876 in Kansas. On August 22, 1918, Lorenzo Drake married Rosa Anna Smith, born in 1885 to Henry W. and Anna Smith.
.25 Linear Feet (1 box + 1 folder, 1 oversize folder)
Language of Materials
Scope and Contents
The Lorenzo Drake family papers date from 1903 to 1940 and consist of correspondence certificates, and photographs. The photographs from the collection are located at RH MS-P P745. Oversize materials are located at RH MS Q72.
RH MS P745
RH MS-P P745
RH MS Q72
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Lawrence E. Drake, 1986
- Guide to the Lorenzo Drake Family Collection
- Lorenzo Drake family papers
- Finding aid prepared by mbw, 2007; revised by, cl 2010; revised by sket, 2010; Finding aid encoded by mbw, 2007; revised by skt, 2010
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in <language encodinganalog="language">English.</language>
- Support for the processing of this Collection was provided by the Dana and Sue Anderson African American Collecting Program Endowment Fund.
- Finding aid permalink
- Preferred citation
Lorenzo Drake Family Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P745, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries
Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository
1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States