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Papers of Yonne V. Jones

Call Number: RH MS 1165


The Yonne V. Jones Papers are those of a woman who taught for a time at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and was active in the Kansas City Public Library.


  • Creation: 1938 - 1992


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 Yonne V. (Peak) Jones

Yonne V. (Peak) Jones was born circa 1920. She taught for some time at the University of Missouri--Kansas City as a freshman and sophomore composition teacher; she retired from the position circa 1987. Jones was an active member of the Friends of the Kansas City Public Library, serving as that organization's president during the early 1990s.


0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials


Scope and Contents

The Yonne V. Jones Papers date from 1938 to 1992 and consist of library newsletters, theatre programs, sheet music, and handwritten manuscripts. Folder arrangement is alphabetical.

Physical Location

RH MS 1165

Guide to the Yonne V. Jones Collection
Papers of Yonne V. Jones
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Support for the processing of this Collection was provided by the Dana and Sue Anderson African American Collecting Program Endowment Fund.
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Preferred citation
Yonne V. Jones Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS 1165, 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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