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Personal papers of Daniel Bays

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Call Number: PP 10


Bays taught in the Department of History at the University of Kansas from 1970-2001. This collection contains a project he worked on from 1985-1994 titled The History of Christianity in China.


  • Creation: 1970 - 2001


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 Daniel Bays

Bays Recieved his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan in 1972. He joined the faculty of the University of Kansas in the Department of History, reaching full professor status in 1985. He specialized in East Asian Studies and served as the Associate Dean of Liberal Arts in 1981 and the Director of East Asian Studies in 1983.


2 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

PP 10

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 Daniel H. Bays Collection
Personal Papers of Daniel Bays
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 Daniel H. Bays, University Archives, PP 10, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

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Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States