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William Allen White letters to Adam Brand

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1354

Overview

This collection includes letters written by William Allen White to Adam Brand from 1926-1934. White was a journalist from Emporia, KS and became a leader of the Progressive movement in Kansas in 1912. White befriended Theodore Roosevelt and helped him create the Progressive (Bull-Moose) Party. White's political interests led him to write a biography of Woodrow Wilson in 1924. Brand contacted White for help with creating a play about Wilson's life.

Dates

  • 1926 - 1934

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Extent

.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Scope and Contents

Includes letters written from 1926-1934 by William Allen White to Adam Brand about the writing of a Woodrow Wilson biographical play.

Physical Location

RH MS 1354

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, John Crichton, 2014.

Source

Creator

Title
Guide to the William Allen White letters to Adam Brand
Subtitle
William Allen White letters to Adam Brand
Author
Finding aid prepared by mes. Finding aid encoded by mes.
Date
2015-03-16
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/4573378875
Preferred citation
William Allen White letters to Adam Brand, RH MS 1354, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas.

Repository Details

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

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