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Albert A. Reichert papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1028
Overview

Albert A. Reichert, who lived for many years at Seneca, Kansas, was a veteran of the Spanish-American War, serving with the 22nd Kansas Volunteer Infantry Regiment. These papers include several of his letters of 1898, written to his parents of Holton, Kansas while he was posted at military camps in Virginia and Pennsylvania. His papers contain a small quantity of additional correspondence and his wife's funeral notice of 1951.

Dates: 1862 - 1951

Clifford and Mary Margaret Shumaker papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 917
Overview

The Clifford and Mary Margaret Shumaker Papers include their educational diplomas and pedigree charts, as well as papers and photographs from the lives of Mary Margaret Shumaker's Bouse, Nichols, Little, and Clark family ancestors, many of whom resided in or near the Kansas communities of Centralia, Denison, Holton, and Almena.

Dates: 1860 - 1978

Eva A. Brown diary

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P959
Overview Typescript of a diary written by teenager Eva A. Brown of Nemaha County, Kansas. She discusses the weather, going to school or church, family members' coming and goings, and activities on the family farm as well as her own other daily activities. Family members frequently went to Seneca, Nemaha County's county seat; less frequently they went to Baileyville or Axtell in next-door Marshall County, or K.C. (Kansas City). Other family names from the area mentioned in the diary include...
Dates: 1899 - 1900

Russell R. Funk family papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1025
Overview Russell R. Funk, a native of Nemaha County, Kansas, moved to Lemoore, California in the early part of the 1900s, where he practiced dentistry and played professional baseball. Funk's letters to his parents in Nemaha County's town of Kelly, which include letters to them from his wife, describe events in Funk's family life, dental practice and baseball career. The papers contain several communications from Funk's sister Edna and many 1934 Christmas cards received by his sisters Grace and...
Dates: 1912 - 1935