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Personal papers of Thomas Bonner

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: PP 184


This collection consists of research materials and correspondence used by Thomas Bonner to write his 1959 book, The Kansas Doctor: A Century of Pioneering, published by the University of Kansas Press in 1959. Bonner was a noted historian of medicine and university administrator, serving as president of University of New Hampshire, Union College, and Wayne State University.


  • Creation: 1930s -1950s


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.


.5 Linear Feet (1 box) : oversize print

Language of Materials


Physical Location

PP 184

Physical Location

Annex (Contact Spencer Library Public Services)

Guide to the Thomas Neville Bonner Collection
Personal Papers of Thomas Bonner
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 Thomas N. Bonner, University Archives, PP 184, 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