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African American history clippings

Call Number: RH MS 1183


The African American history clippings collection covers a range of topics related to African American history, with some of the material relating specifically to Kansas and the Kansas City area.


  • 1960 - 1996

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

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


0.25 Linear Feet (1 box + 1 folder, 2 oversize boxes)

Scope and Contents

The African American history clippings collection dates from 1960 to 1996 and consists almost solely of clippings (newspaper and magazine) and photocopies of clippings relating to various areas of African American history. Many items are undated and many are mounted on construction paper. Folder arrangement is alphabetical by topic.

Physical Location

RH MS 1183

Physical Location

RH MS-P 1183

Physical Location

RH MS Q313

Physical Location

RH MS R278

Guide to the African American History Clippings Collection
African American history clippings
Finding aid prepared by mbw, 2010
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Support for the processing of this Collection was provided by the Dana and Sue Anderson African American Collection Program Endowment Fund.
Finding aid permalink
Preferred citation
African American History Clippings Collection, RH MS 1183, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries.

Repository Details

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

1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States