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Black Values and Public Policy Project records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1163
Overview

The Black Values and Public Policy Project records are those of a Kansas Committee for the Humanities funded University of Kansas project.

Dates: 1976 - 1977

#BlackatKU Twitter archive

 Collection
Call Number: RG Internet 2
Overview 2019-2020 student body president Tiara Floyd, the first woman of color to hold the office at the University of Kansas, started the Twitter hashtag #BlackatKU in June 2020 to give students, faculty, and staff of color at the University of Kansas a place to share their experiences with racism and microaggression while studying and working at KU. The hashtag was begun amid nationwide protests regarding the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and Breonna Taylor during the Black Lives Matter...
Dates: 2020 - 2021

Brown Foundation for Educational Equity, Excellence and Research records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 876
Overview

The records in this collection are those of the Topeka, Kansas-based Brown Foundation for Educational Equity, Excellence, and Research, established in 1988 as a tribute to the 1954 Brown v. Topeka Board of Education case and its plaintiffs and participants. These records include general information on the foundation and related subjects and events.

Dates: 1970 - 2017

Diploma, Kansas City Kansas Public High School

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS R276
Overview

The diploma is Lolabelle Shelton's high school diploma.

Dates: 1925

Jacob Gordon papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1241
Overview The Jacob Gordon papers are those of the founding chair of the University of Kansas' African & African American Studies Department. During his time at the University of Kansas, Dr. Gordon was also a research fellow in the Institute of Life Span Studies and the director of the Center for Multicultural Leadership. The collection focuses on Dr. Gordon's time and work at KU, but includes a smaller portion related to his time prior to arriving in Kansas, and many of his accomplishments and...
Dates: 1949 - 2018

Katie Armitage research on African Americans in Douglas County, Kansas

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1390
Overview

This collection consists of research materials used by Katie Armitage for her publications and presentations on African Americans in Lawrence and Douglas County, Kansas.

Dates: Usage: 1975 - 2010

Minus Gentry Collection of Sheldon Kindergarten photographs

 Collection
Call Number: RH PH 96
Overview

The Minus Gentry Collection pictorially records activities at the Sheldon Kindergarten, which Reverend Charles Sheldon and the Central Congregational Church in the Tennesseetown area of Topeka, Kansas operated from 1893 to 1908.

Dates: 1898-approximately 1908

Sumner High School records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1137
Overview

The Sumner High School records are those of the historically African American high school in Kansas City, Kansas. The records reflect both the school and the school's alumni.

Dates: 1906 - 2001

Zatella R. Turner papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 645
Overview

The papers of Zatella R. Turner are those of an African American, native Kansan who was a scholar of and educator in Shakespearian literature.

Dates: 1915 - 1987

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