Public auction announcements (Northeast Kansas)
This collection contains posters advertising public auctions in Lawrence, Kansas, as well as other towns in Douglas County (Baldwin, Eudora), and northeast Kansas including DeSoto, Tonganoxie, and Wellsville. The auctioneer or co-auctioneer for all of these auctions was George Criss.
- Creation: 1947 - 1964
- Criss, George (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.
1.5 Linear Feet (1 oversize box)
Language of Materials
Scope and Contents
Most announcements are dated, but do not provide a year. Announcements are listed by the legal owner, leinholder, or guardian of the property and the organization of the administrating clerk.
RH MS Q132
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Bill Fair
- Guide to the Public Auction Broadsides Collection
- Public auction announcements (Northeast Kansas)
- Finding aid prepared by mds, 2006; Finding aid encoded by mds, 2006
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in English.
- Finding aid permalink
- Preferred citation
Public Auction Broadsides Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS Q132, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries