German Lutherans in Block, Kansas photograph collection
This collection includes photographs of German Lutherans in Block, Kansas, located near Paola, Miami County. Images consist of family portraits, including wedding and confirmation portraits; Trinity Lutheran Church; Paola and Kansas City, Missouri; and vacation snapshots. Many of the subjects of the portraits are identified. Image formats include tintypes, cartes de visite, cabinet cards, postcards, and prints on paper.
- 1882 - 1931
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 linear foot (2 boxes + 1 oversize folder)
Language of Materials
Multiple images may be in a single folder; in the inventory when this happens, images are described with "/" in between if each image is different within a folder.
RH PH 167
RH PH 167(f)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Carol Coburn, 1990.
- Guide to the Block, Kansas Collection
- German Lutherans in Block, Kansas photograph collection
- Finding aid prepared and encoded by rw, 2008. Finding aid revised by cmp, 2022.
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in English.
- Finding aid permalink
- Preferred citation
Block, Kansas Collection, RH PH 167, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas
- 2020-04-20: Added subject, published the container edits made by lmw, mwh
- 2020-08-03: Fixed the pdf URL, mwh
- 2022-06-23: Converted pdf to ArchivesSpace inventory, cmp
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