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Teeter family collection

Call Number: RH MS D220


This collection consists of two volumes regarding the Teeter family, including biographies of Teeter family members and a partial list of speeches and essays written by Verl A. Teeter, who compliled the information to present to the Kenneth Spencer Research Library.


  • Creation: 1982


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 Verl A. Teeter

Born in Fairfield, Iowa, on December 23, 1895, Verl A. Teeter graduated from Parsons College Academy and received the Bachelor of Philosophy degree from Parsons College and a Master of Arts degree from the University of Iowa.

Teeter was a veteran of both World War I and II and served 62 years in the fields of education, industry and government. On July 19, 1917, he married Margaret E. Houghton of Albion, Iowa.


2 Volumes ; Volumes are 28 cm tall.

Language of Materials


Physical Location

RH MS D220

Physical Location

RH MS D221

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Verl A. Teeter, Feb. 1982

Separated Materials

Teeter, Verl A. A Study of Crime and Immorality. Tulsa, OK: Verl Teeter, 1972. Available at Spencer Research Library at RH C6782.

Teeter, Verl A. Life Begins at Eighty-One. Tulsa, OK: Teeter, [1977?]. Available at Spencer Research Library at RH C6783.

Teeter, Verl A. Wit and Wisdom. Tulsa, OK: Verl A. Teeter, [1977]. Available at Spencer Research Library at RH C6784.

Teeter, Verl A. How to Worry Successfully. Tulsa, OK: The Author, 1973. Available at Spencer Research Library at RH C6785.

Teeter, Verl A. Wake Up, America: It is Happening Here. Tulsa, OK: Verl A. Teeter, [1972]. Available at Spencer Research Library at RH C6786.

Guide to the Verl A. Teeter Collection
Teeter family collection
Finding aid prepared by jss, May 1982. Finding aid encoded by mg, 2004. Finding aid prepared by mwh, 2020.
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Finding aid written in English.
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Preferred citation
Teeter family collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS D220, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States