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Barker Neighborhood Association records

Call Number: RH MS 793


The Barker Neighborhood Association, Lawrence, Kansas, was founded in 1982 as the East Central Neighborhood Association. The collection includes Association correspondence with the City of Lawrence regarding neighborhood concerns, flyers advertising gatherings, survey and diagrams relating to sidewalk installation, replacement and repair, and newspaper clippings.


  • Creation: 1977 - 1999


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History of Barker Neighborhood Association (Lawrence, Kan.)

The Barker Neighborhood Association in Lawrence, Kansas, began as the East Central Neighborhood Association in 1982. According to the 1982 Constitution, the neighborhood association was organized "to promote understanding with the City of Lawrence, to improve living conditions, to maintain property values and to increase communication among the residents".


.25 Linear Feet (1 box + 1 oversize box)

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Physical Location

RH MS 793

Physical Location

RH MS Q362

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Barker Neighborhood Association, 1995

Related Materials

Barker Neighborhood Association (Lawrence, Kan), Barker Neighborhood Newsletter, RH Ser E208

Lawrence all-neighborhoods occasional, a periodic newsletter for Central Lawrence Neighborhoods, RH Ser G184

Guide to the Barker Neighborhood Association Collection
Barker Neighborhood Association records
Finding aid prepared by mab, 2006; el, 2013; Finding aid encoded by mab, 2006; el, 2013
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Barker Neighborhood Association Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS 793, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States