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Personal papers of Ambrose Saricks

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: PP 44


Saricks taught in the Department of History at the University of Kansas from 1950-1983. This collection consists of correspondence, Vice Chancellor's papers, evaluations, book reviews, and comittee work.


  • Creation: 1950 - 1983


Conditions Governing Access

These materials are stored in the KU Annex off-site storage area.

All researchers interested in reviewing this material must consult Spencer Research Library Public Services staff (785-864-4334 or, 9-5 M-F CST) no less than three days in advance of a planned visit. Be advised that drop-in requests for this material cannot be accommodated.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biography of Ambrose Saricks

Ambrose Saricks received his A.B. in 1937 and his M.A. in 1941, both from Bucknell University. In 1950 he received his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin. He joined the faculty of the University of Kansas in the Department of History, reaching full Professor status in 1962. He retired in 1983.


.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

PP 44

Physical Location

Annex (Contact Spencer Library Public Services)

Related Materials

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

Guide to the Ambrose Saricks Collection
Personal papers of Ambrose Saricks
Finding aid prepared by ad, 2005. Finding aid encoded by ad, 2005. Finding aid revised by mwh, 2021.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
Preferred citation
Personal papers of Ambrose Saricks, University Archives, PP 44, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

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