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African American photograph album

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: RH PH 531
Overview

This collection consists of photographic prints and tintypes of African Americans, taken in eastern Kansas in the latter half of the 19th century. The posed and informal portraits had been compiled into an album that has been disbound due to severe deterioration. Images include individuals and groups of babies, children, and adults; most of the photographs were taken in studios and are posed in exterior or interior settings.

Dates: [between 1880-1900]

Afro-American Clubwomen Project records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 705
Overview

The Afro-American Clubwomen's Project was a grant-funded collecting project, developed by the University of Kansas Women's Studies program, which sought to document the history of African American Women's clubs in Kansas.

Dates: 1900s-1986

Agnes Hudson papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P799
Overview

The Agnes Hudson papers are those of a long time Salina, Kansas resident who was an active participant in that city's social activities.

Dates: 1934 - 1945

Alberta Pitcher papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 736
Overview

The Papers of Alberta Pitcher are those of a long time Lawrence, Kansas resident who worked in the houses of several University of Kansas fraternities.

Dates: 1923 - 1998

Allabelle O. Napue papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 723
Overview

The papers of Allabelle O. Napue are those of a Topeka, Kansas resident who owned and operated a beauty shop there in the mid-20th century and who was a prominent member of the Topeka African American community.

Dates: 1929 - 1986

Clementine Martin papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 632
Overview

Clementine Martin (1910-1995), was an active resident of Topeka, Kansas, serving the Topeka and broader Northeast Kansas communities for many years. Her community service included the Kansas Association of Colored Womens Clubs, Ne Plus Ultra Literary Club, and many other organizations. Martin's papers consist of the records of clubs and other organizations with which she was involved, including the Kansas Association of Colored Women's Clubs, and personal papers.

Dates: 1918 - 2007

Cynthia Reed papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P835
Overview

The Cynthia Reed papers are those of a longtime Wichita, Kansas resident who worked as a beautician in that city.

Dates: 1941 - 1954

Doris Kerr Larkins papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 895
Overview

Doris Kerr Larkins, of Wichita, Kansas, was the co-founder of the First National Black Historical Society of Kansas (now the Kansas African American Museum, Inc.), as well as a home health aide.

Dates: 1879 - 1989

Dorothy L. Hart papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P598
Overview

The papers of Dorothy L. Hart are those of a long time Salina, Kansas resident who worked at St. John's Military Academy and was an active community member. The bulk of the collection consists of photographs of community events; there is also newspaper clippings and a history of the Quayle United Methodist Church of Salina.

Dates: 1948 - 1980

Dorothy Scott Papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P865
Overview

The Dorothy Scott Papers are those of a native Kansan who taught in both the Kansas City, Kansas and Topeka public schools and was an active community volunteer.

Dates: 1960-1966 and 1991

Douglass Hospital Auxiliary records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P661
Overview

The Douglass Hospital Auxiliary records are those of a Kansas City, Kansas organization dedicated to improving the building, equipment, and services of Douglass Hospital through volunteer efforts and fundraising. The records date from 1951 to 1953 and consist of a small number of items, including historical information and clippings. Folder arrangement is alphabetical. Photographs from the collection are located at RH MS-P P661 and oversize materials are at RH MS Q181.

Dates: 1951 - 1953

Emma E. Woods papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 431
Overview

The Emma E. Woods papers are those of a longtime Wichita, Kansas resident and dietitian who was an active member of various social groups, including the Booker T. Washington Literary and Art Club.

Dates: 1929 - 1983

Fannie Dixon photograph album

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: RH PH 538
Overview This collection consists of a single photograph album, which includes candid and posed photographs of Fannie Dixon and her friends from her time as a student at the Kansas Vocational School in Topeka, Kansas. The Kansas Vocational School started in 1895 as the Industrial and Educational Institute of Topeka for African Americans; in 1951, the name changed again to become the Kansas Technical Institute at Topeka. There are also photos from Amarillo, Texas, and Fort Smith, Arkansas. Some...
Dates: 1923 - 1928

John H. Wilson family papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 944
Overview

The John H. Wilson family papers are those of a longtime Ottawa, Kansas family headed by John H. "Bud" and Bertha (Washington) Wilson.

Dates: 1919 - 2002

Josephine M. White papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1099
Overview

The Josephine M. White papers are those of a longtime Lawrence, Kansas resident who was active in her community and worked with the University of Kansas' sorority houses.

Dates: 1938 - 1989

Kansas Association of Colored Women's Clubs miscellanea

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P843
Overview

This collection of documents relates to the Kansas Association of Colored Women's Clubs, particularly the 1977 State Annual Communication in Arkansas City, Kansas.

Dates: 1977

Kansas Federation of Colored Women's Clubs

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P530
Overview

The typescript is a photocopy of a paper written for the Afro-American Clubwomen in Kansas Project.

Dates: 1900-1930, 1984

Lois Grimes papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 635
Overview

Lois Grimes was a Junction City, Kansas, resident, and an active member of the Baptist church. The collection covers the records of this involvement, including Calvary Baptist Church, Smoky Hill River Missionary Baptist District Association, and the Kansas Baptist State Congress of Christian Education.

Dates: 1929 - 1989

Lois Lewis papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1101
Overview

The Lois Lewis papers are those of a Topeka, Kansas resident whose family was active in the city's Alpha Kappa Alpha chapter.

Dates: 1960s-1970s

Louise Brown Family papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P328
Overview

The Louise Brown Family papers are those of a Lawrence, Kansas, family during the late 1800s and early 1900s.

Dates: 1874, 1889-1917

Mable T. Staden papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P869
Overview

The Mable T. Staden Papers are those of a Kansas native and long time Lawrence, KS resident. Staden worked at several local, Lawrence businesses and was an active member of St. Luke AME Church.

Dates: 1946-1948, 1972

Madaline Sullinger papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 924
Overview

The Madaline Sullinger papers are those of a native Kansan, who worked as a nutrition assistant through the Kansas State University Cooperative Extension Service.

Dates: 1971 - 1988

Marguerite Hill papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 693
Overview

The Papers of Marguerite Hill are those of a longtime Lawrence, Kansas resident and teacher.

Dates: 1939 - 1984

Mitchell Family and Herbert C. Barker papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 805
Overview

The Papers of the Mitchell Family and Herbert C. Barker are those of long time Lawrence, Kansas residents, some of whom attended the University of Kansas and were active in various community groups.

Dates: 1904 - 1973

Myrtle L. Triplett papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1129
Overview

The Myrtle L. Triplett papers are those of a long time Wichita, Kansas resident who was extremely active in that city's Holy Savior Catholic Church, particularly the Ladies Auxiliary of the Knights of St. Peter Claver.

Dates: 1983 - 1985

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Kansas Association of Colored Women and Girls’ Clubs 5
Kansas Association of Colored Women 3
National Association of Colored Women's Clubs (U.S.) 3
Ne Plus Ultra Art and Literary Club (Topeka, Kan.) 3
Afro-American Clubwomen Project 2
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Calvary Baptist Church (Wichita, Kan.) 2
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. Alpha Iota Omega Chapter (Washburn University) 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. Mu Omega Chapter (Kansas City, Kan.) 1
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity 1
Barker, Herbert C. (Herbert Charles), 1909- 1
Blythe, Eva Martin 1
Bolden, Cornelia 1
Book Lovers Club (Salina, Kan.) 1
Booker T. Washington Literary and Art Club (Wichita Kan.) 1
Brady, Marilyn Dell 1
Brown, Louise 1
Brown, William C. (Resident of Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Bureau of Railway Information 1
Central Association of Colored Women's Clubs 1
Dixon, Fannie Mae 1
Douglass Hospital (Kansas City, Kan.) 1
Douglass Hospital (Kansas City, Kan.). Auxiliary 1
First National Black Historical Society of Kansas 1
Foster, William P. (William Patrick) 1
Friendly Ten Club (Nicodemus, Kan.) 1
Gregg, Ruth Gwendolyn, 1903-1981 1
Grimes, Lois V., 1906-2005 1
Hart, Dorothy L., 1905-2011 1
Hill, Marguerite, 1908-2002 1
Holy Savior Catholic Church (Wichita Kan.) 1
Hudson, Agnes, 1902-1997 1
Kansas Baptist State Congress of Christian Education 1
Kansas Congress of Colored Parents and Teachers 1
Kansas State University. Cooperative Extension Service 1
Kansas Vocational School 1
Knights of Peter Claver. Ladies Auxiliary 1
Larkins , Doris Kerr, 1938-1994 1
Leavenworth Afro-American Historical Society (Kan.) 1
Les Novelettes Club 1
Lewis, Lois 1
Links, Inc 1
Martin, Clementine, 1910-1995 1
Mitchell family. 1
Mitchell, Herbert H., 1916-2003 1
Mitchell, Ophelia Hopkins 1
Napue, Allabelle O. 1
Ninth Street Missionary Baptist Church 1
Paramount Club (Kansas City, Kan.) 1
Perkins, Altha Hickman 1
Phi Beta Pi Fraternity 1
Pierian Club (Kansas City, Kan.) 1
Pitcher, Alberta, 1903?-1997 1
Quayle United Methodist Church (Salina, Kan.) 1
Reed, Charlie H. 1
Reed, Cynthia 1
Scott, Dorothy, 1912-2002 1
Self Culture Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Smoky Hill River Missionary Baptist District Association 1
St. Luke A.M.E. Church (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Staden, Mable Thelma, 1917?-1999 1
Stitch and Chatter Art Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Sullinger, Madaline 1
Thompson , Solomon Henry, Mrs. 1
Tillman, Nannie, 1865- 1
Topeka Back Home Reunion 1
Topeka Council of Colored Women's Clubs 1
Triplett, Myrtle L. 1
Tyler, Josea M. 1
White, Josephine M., 1903?-1997 1
Wilson family. 1
Wilson, John H., 1870-1952 1
Wood, Frank 1
Woods, Emma E., 1903-1988 1
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