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Personal Papers of Paul B. Lawson

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: PP 284

Overview

Lawson was a professor of entomology and held several administrative positions at the University of Kansas from 1916-1954. This collection consists of correspondence, obituaries, and a 1956 convocation program.

Dates

  • 1916 - 1954

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

None

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biography of Paul B. Lawson

Lawson received his B.S. from John Fletcher College in 1909, his M.S. in 1917, and his Ph.D. in 1919, both from KU. He joined the faculty of KU in 1916, reaching full Professor status in 1922. He was also named Dean of the College in 1934. He died in 1954.

Extent

.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Physical Location

PP 284

Related Materials

Consult library staff regarding the availability of related photographs, biographical files, and scrapbooks.

Title
Guide to the Paul B. Lawson Collection
Subtitle
Personal Papers of Paul B. Lawson
Author
Finding aid prepared by ad, 2005 Finding aid encoded by ad, 2005
Date
2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in<language encodinganalog="language">English.</language>
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/3959044394
Preferred citation
Paul B. Lawson Collection, University Archives, PP 284, 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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