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Essay about Eugene Leslie Haynes

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D229


The essay "About Eugene Leslie Haynes" by Thomas C. Ryther is a brief biographical sketch prepared for and delivered at a benefit on Hayne's behalf in 1980.


  • Creation: 1980


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Biography of Eugene Leslie Haynes

Eugene Leslie Haynes (1890-1983), son of Albert F. and Dora Haynes, was born in Kincaid, Kansas. In 1911, he graduated from Ottawa University where he met Harry Winfield Keene. The two men later opened the Haynes & Keene business firm, which specialized in shoe sales. Their store was located at 745 Massachusetts from 1915-1919 and then at 819 Massachusetts in Lawrence, Kansas.

Haynes married Bertha (1888-1971) in 1916. They had one son, Robert, who died at sea during military service in 1945.


1 volume : Typescript (photocopy) - 7 leaves. ; Volume measures 28 cm tall.

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Physical Location

RH MS D229

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Mr. & Mrs. Marion Haynes, July 1980.

Guide to the Thomas C. Ryther Collection
Essay about Eugene Leslie Haynes
Finding aid prepared by jss, December 1982. Finding aid encoded by mg, 2004. Finding aid revised by mwh, 2020.
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Essay about Eugene Leslie Haynes, Kansas Collection, RH MS D229, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

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