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Hazel Anderson papers

Call Number: RH MS 818


This collection consists of the papers of Hazel Anderson, a longtime Lawrence, Kansas resident. She worked as the law librarian at the University of Kansas for many years, while also working with various community organizations. The collection contains material related to the Lawrence Business and Professional Women's Club (BPWC), the Kansas Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs, the National Federation of BPWC, and the International Federation BPWC, as well as Anderson's work with the Lawrence League of Women Voters and the American Association of University Women. Anderson served as President of the Kansas Federation of BPWC from 1949-1950, the records of which comprise the bulk of the collection.


  • Creation: 1919 - 1975


Conditions Governing Access


Conditions Governing Use

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


2.5 Linear Feet (3 boxes, + 4 oversize boxes)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

RH MS 818

Physical Location

RH MS Q202

Physical Location

RH MS R169

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Selma Hoffman, 1976

Related Materials

Kansas Business Woman, RH Ser D179 Lawrence Business and Professional Women's Club, RH MS 149

Processing Information

Previously shelved at: RH MS 236

Guide to the Hazel Anderson Collection
Hazel Anderson papers
Finding aid prepared by sh, 2006 ; Finding aid encoded by sh, 2006; revised by mrm, 2009
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Hazel Anderson Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS 818, 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