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William Lawrence letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P87

Overview

Letter addressed to "my dear Appleton", dated Milton, Massachusetts, October 15, 1940. The letter discusses the founding of Lawrence, and the naming of the town.

Dates

  • October 15, 1940

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

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Biography of Lawrence, William, bp.

William Lawrence is the son of Amos Adams and Sarah E. (Appleton) L. He married Julia Cunningham (d. 1927). Lawrence was a bishop of Massachusetts, author, dean of Episcopal Theological Seminary and Lawrence, Kansas was named after him. He was the father of William Appleton Lawrence, Bishop (1889-1968)

Extent

1 folder (1 leaf; 27cm.)

Physical Location

RH MS P87
Title
Guide to the William Lawrence Collection
Subtitle
William Lawrence letter
Author
kpz 26 December 1972 mg 2004
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid writtenin<language> English.</language>
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/6552901062
Preferred citation
William Lawrence Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P87 , Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

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