Personal papers of Nellie Barnes
Nellie Barnes taught Rhetoric at the University of Kansas from 1918-1956. Her collection includes maps, stories of Kansas lore and history, student theme papers, and lyrics to folk songs. The bulk of the collection comprises personal and family papers, project manuscripts and miscellaneous research with content dating back to 1750, and alphabetical files of letters to author Mary Austin. A carbon set of the letters is at the end of the collection.
- 1900 - 1960
- Barnes, Nellie (Person)
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14 Linear Feet (15 boxes)
- Guide to the Nellie Barnes Collection
- Personal papers of Nellie Barnes
- Finding aid prepared by ad, 2005, rev. by dd, pb, 2008; cl, 2010. Finding aid encoded by dd, pb, 2008.
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Finding aid written in English.
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- Preferred citation
Personal papers of Nellie Barnes, University Archives, PP 466, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas