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Community Views of Central Kansas Photographs

Call Number: RH PH 180


This collection contains glass plate negatives of the Benham family, a 4th of July celebration, agricultural fair, and many town scenes from central Kansas.


  • approximately 1892

Conditions Governing Access

Glass plate and flexible negative originals are only issued if the curator or head of Public Services gives permission.

Conditions Governing Use

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


.5 Linear Feet (2 boxes of glass plate negatives) ; Plates measure 10 x 13 cm.

Physical Location

RH PH 180

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, Wichita Camera Show, 1991.

Guide to the Community Views of Central Kansas Collection
Community Views of Central Kansas Photographs
Finding aid prepared in 1993. Finding aid encoded in 2008. Finding aid revised by eear, 2016; mwh, 2020.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
Preferred citation
Community Views of Central Kansas photographs, RH PH 180, 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