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Personal papers of Charles Cayton

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: PP 37


Cayton taught political science at the University of Kansas from 1968-1973. This collection consists of articles, correspondence, and research.


  • Creation: 1968 - 1973


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.

Biography of Charles Cayton (1940-1973)

Cayton received his B.A. from Claremont in 1962, his M.A. in 1965 from Johns Hopkins, and his Ph.D. in 1968 from Claremont Graduate School. He joined the faculty of the University of Kansas in 1968 and died in 1973.


1 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

PP 37

Physical Location

Annex (Contact Spencer Library Public Services)

Related Materials

Consult library staff regarding the availability of related photographs, biographical files, and scrapbooks.

Guide to the Charles Cayton Collection
Personal papers of Charles Cayton
Finding aid prepared by ad, 2005. Finding aid encoded by ad, 2005. Finding aid encoded 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 Charles Cayton, University Archives, PP 37, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

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