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Beverly Boyd Research on Philippine Duchesne

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1305
Overview

This collection consists of correspondence, letters, photographs, articles, books, and other materials pertaining to Saint Philippine Duchesne, from research conducted by Beverly Boyd, a former English Department faculty member at the University of Kansas who has written extensively about the saint. The collection includes information relating to Duchesne's life and accomplishments as well as her canonization in 1988 and interest about and insight into her life from a variety of cultures.

Dates: 1818 - 2013

Personal Papers of Louis La Coss

 Collection
Call Number: PP 76
Overview

The collection consists of a scrapbook of correspondence and associated newspaper clippings with Charles Clayton in Taipei, Taiwan, 1961 to 1962; uncorrected proofs of Baruch: The Public Years; and a scrapbook of the TWA World Press Tour of 1950.

Dates: 1950 - 1962

Robert B. Riss Collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 331
Overview

The collection includes several photographs, personal and professional letters, and other writings by authors, artists, American presidents, nobility, royalty, and other notable persons from the United States, British Isles, and Continental Europe, compiled by Robert B. Riss. English translations for some of the writings in other languages are included, as well as some labels and bookseller information. Links to digital versions for most items in this collection are also included.

Dates: approximately 1400-1949

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Autographs -- Collectors and collecting 1
 
Names
Boyd, Beverly, 1925- 1
Duchesne, Philippine, Saint, 1769-1852. 1
La Coss, Louis, 1890-1966 1
Riss, Loretta D. 1
Riss, Robert B. (Robert Bailey), 1927-2005 1
 
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German 1
Japanese 1
Latin 1