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Personal papers of Edward Bartow

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: PP 159


Bartow taught in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Kansas from 1897-1905. This collection consists of his personal recollections of KU.


  • Creation: 1897 - 1905


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 Edward Bartow (1870-1958)

Edward Bartow received his A.B. from Williams College in 1892 and his Ph.D. from Goettingen University in 1895, both in Chemistry. He joined the faculty of the University of Kansas in 1897 in the Chemistry Department and taught at KU until 1905.


.25 Linear Feet (1 document case)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

PP 159

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 Edward Bartow Collection
Personal papers of Edward Bartow
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 Edward Bartow, University Archives, PP 159, 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