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Personal papers of Peter D. Ashlock

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Call Number: PP 515
Overview

This collection consists of the personal papers of Peter Dunning Ashlock, which includes research, manuscripts, and publications. It is also comprised of travel information and materials from professional organizations. The collection also includes correspondence as well as newspapers and a map.

Dates: 1950 - 1989

Personal papers of Philip L. Henderson

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Call Number: PP 512
Overview

The collection consists of the artwork, photography, and teaching materials of Philip Henderson. Also included is correspondence and various materials of Philip's parents, Dwight and Edith, as well as journals of Philip and Edith Henderson.

Dates: 1897 - 2004

Personal papers of Philip S. Humphrey

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Call Number: PP 418
Overview

Philip S. Humphrey joined the faculty at the University of Kansas as the Director of the Natural History Museum in 1967. As Director, Humphrey oversaw two expansions of the Natural History Museum (Dyche Hall). The collection includes correspondence, research data, reports, journals, and manuscripts.

Dates: 1955 - 1996

Personal Papers of Richard Schiefelbusch

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Call Number: PP 458
Overview Richard Schiefelbusch was a Distinguished Professor Emeritus at KU who oversaw the establishment of a speech and hearing clinic at KU and helped develop the Intercampus Program in Communicative Disorders. He founded and directed the Bureau of Child Research and its successor the Institute for Life Span Studies, which now bears his name. This collection contains personal correspondence, speeches and papers presented at conferences, records of conferences and meetings, books edited or written...
Dates: 1945 - 2013

Personal papers of Robert E. Hemenway

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Call Number: PP 487
Overview

Robert "Bob" Hemenway was the sixteenth Chancellor at the University of Kansas. Materials in his collection include administrative documents from his time at KU and from previous posts at the University of Kentucky, the University of Wyoming, and the University of Oklahoma; his literary biography of Zora Neale Hurston; and his dissertation on Charles Brockden Brown, amongst other materials related to Hemenway's career.

Dates: 1906 - 2008

Personal Papers of Sallie C. Thayer

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Call Number: PP 209
Overview

This collection consists of correspondence, including letters from noted artists and family, and biographical information about Thayer.

Dates: 1910 - 1984

Personal Papers of William J. Griffith

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Call Number: PP 422
Overview Dr. Griffith joined the faculty at the University of Kansas as the Director of the Center of Latin American Studies from 1970 to 1975 and retired in 1977. Throughout his career and travels, Dr. Griffith collected publications and primary research material regarding Central America with a particular focus on Guatemala. Griffith died in 2003. The William J. Griffith Personal Papers Collection contains correspondence from 1950-1995, research notes and notecards, class notes and lectures,...
Dates: 1939 - 2002

"Philippine Views" albums, world map, newspaper clippings, etc.

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Call Number: MS 314
Overview

The bulk of this collection consists of 427 photographic "Philippine Views" in the form of sepia prints mounted in two albums and listed in an accompanying booklet by the publisher, the Photo Supply Company of Manila.

Dates: 1912 - 1914

Puerto Rican-American Women's League collection

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Call Number: RH WL MS 62
Overview

This collection includes minutes, notes, and correspondence from the Puerto Rican American Women's League, dating from the late 1970s and early 1980s. The League was based in Washington, D.C.

Dates: 1976 - 1981

Records of the Sigma Alpha Iota Lawrence (Kansas) Alumnae Chapter

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Call Number: RH MS 1392
Overview This collection of organizational records from the Sigma Alpha Iota alumnae chapter of Lawrence, Kansas contains several books of minutes, treasurers records, information about the organization's history, obituaries for past members, awards given by and to other organizations, a collection of yearbooks and Pan Pipes magazines, as well as flyers and programs from performances. Additionally there are several scrapbooks documenting the organization's everyday...
Dates: 1965 - 2012

Rich Crank AIDS Collection

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Call Number: RH MS 1276
Overview

This collection contains information related to the HIV/AIDS health crisis and several exhibitions collected and created by Rich Crank for the University of Kansas Libraries and Lawrence, Kansas community. It includes newspaper articles, magazines, newsletters, governmental resources, brochures, audiovisual materials, and exhibition materials.

Dates: 1986 - 2009

Richard Rhodes papers

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Call Number: RH MS 1134
Overview

Richard Rhodes, born in Kansas City, Kansas, is a Pulitzer Prize-winning author whose many books and articles reflect his wide ranging subject interests. In these papers are manuscripts of his writings, copies of his many published works, related correspondence, some personal material and photographs, and the author's extensive research files, containing more than one hundred audio tapes of interviews that he conducted.

Dates: 1938 - 2011

Robert B. Riss Collection

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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

Scrapbook concerning the assumption of Presidency of Paraguay by Andrés Rodríguez

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Call Number: MS Q79
Overview

Scrapbook, with additional loosely inserted materials, concerning the assumption of the Paraguayan presidency by Andrés Rodríguez in 1989, replacing longtime President Alfredo Stroessner. Consists of newspapers from Asunción, Paraguay; Brazil; and eleven periodical photocopies from the United States of America.

Dates: February 3, 1989-June 1989

William H. Brow Papers

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Call Number: PP 563
Overview

William H. Brow served twice as the in-country Director of the University of Kansas Study Abroad program in Costa Rica. Fluent in both Spanish and Portuguese, he also worked as a literary translator. The collection contains translations of manuscripts for two books originally published in Latin America and correspondence for KU’s Study Abroad spring 1976 season.

Dates: 1975 - 1997

William S. Burroughs collection

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Call Number: MS 63
Overview

William Burroughs (1914-1997) was a prominent writer and countercultural figure associated with the "Beats." This collection includes correspondence, copies of the My Own Mag magazine and materials related to its production, and other related materials.

Dates: 1957 - 1967

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