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Clippings regarding businesses in Kansas City and Lawrence

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 642
Overview This collection consists of photocopies of newspaper articles regarding businesses in Lawrence, Kansas and the Kansas City metropolitan area, published from 1992 to 2000. The photocopied clippings, compiled by University of Kansas Professor Lloyd Sponholtz, are of articles published in the Kansas City Star, the Lawrence Journal-World, the Wall Street Journal, and the ...
Dates: 1992 - 2000

Mrs. J.W. Jones Memorial Chapel Records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1535
Overview

This collection contains funeral records for the Mrs. J.W. Jones Memorial Chapel, Inc. of Kansas City, Kansas, including volumes of funeral records with microfilm copies. The collection also includes miscellaneous financial and administrative records taken from funeral volumes and a photograph of the storefront for the Kansas City Embalming and Casket Company, circa 1901-1921.

Dates: 1901-1948

Papers of Harry Darby

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1345
Overview Harry Darby was an American politician from Kansas and served as a United States Senator for Kansas from December 2, 1949 to November 28, 1950. Darby also owned and operated the Darby Steel Corporation in Kansas City, Kansas, which built Landing Craft, Tanks (LCTs) used by the U.S. military during WWII. This collection includes business documents and correspondence, awards and honorary degrees, speeches, newsprint, correspondence between family members and politicians, event programs and...
Dates: 1878 - 2008

Thatcher Family papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1250
Overview

The Thatcher Family Papers are those of a Kansas City, Kansas family who, beginning in 1912, owned and operated the Thatcher Funeral Home.

Dates: 1926 - 2006