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J. B. Littlejohn biographical sketch

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P749


J. B. Littlejohn, a longtime Kansas resident, served as a State Representative for Shawnee County from 1977 to 1981; the collection includes a biography and portrait photograph.


  • Creation: 1981?


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Biography of J. B. Littlejohn

J. B. Littlejohn was born in Texas. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Kansas State University and a Master of Science degree from the University of Kansas. Littlejohn worked as a management consultant and as head of the Kansas City, Missouri branch of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. In 1977, Littlejohn (Republican) was elected to the Kansas State House of Representatives from the 52nd district in Shawnee County. While in that position he served on several committees, including: Energy & Natural Resources, Labor & Industry, and Commercial & Financial Institutions. Littlejohn served in the House until 1982.


1 folder

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Physical Location

RH MS P749

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Black Legislators Project, 1988

Guide to the J. B. Littlejohn Collection
J. B. Littlejohn biographical sketch
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Support for the processing of this Collection was provided by the Dana and Sue Anderson African American Collection Program Endowment Fund.
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Preferred citation
J. B. Littlejohn Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P749, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries

Repository Details

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

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