Fred Six papers
This collection contains political campagin information, correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, diplomas, certificates, magazines, legal research, and ephermera belonging to and relating to Fred Six and various members of his family.
- Creation: 1929 - 2011
- Six, Fred N., 1929- (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
No access restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.
Biography of Fred Six
The Honorable Fred Six was born in 1929 to Gladys and Deal Six. He graduated Lawrence Memorial High School in 1947 and attended the University of Kansas from 1947-1951, graduating with a degree in history.
In 1951, Six joined the US Marine Corps and served in the Korean War. After the war he attended law school at KU. He ran campagins for various Republican Party politicians in the 1960s and 1970s and worked as a lawyer. He was appointed to the Kansas Supreme Court by Governor Mike Hayden in 1988, in which capacity he served until 2003.
2 Linear Feet (2 boxes + 4 oversize boxes)
Language of Materials
RH MS 1506
RH MS Q467
RH MS R483
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Fred Six, 2013.
- Guide to the Fred Six Collection
- Fred Six papers
- Finding aid prepared by gem. Finding aid encoded by gem.
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in English.
- Finding aid permalink
- Preferred citation
Fred Six papers, RH MS 1506, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas.