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Joseph Judd Pennell and Joseph Stanley Pennell collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 833
Overview

This collection contains the daybooks (studio registers) of Junction City, Kansas photographer Joseph Judd Pennell, as well as various artifacts, many engraved, from Pennell's personal possessions. The daybooks from the Pennell studio date from 1896 to 1925. Included in the collection are school essays and drawings by Pennell's son, Joseph Stanley Pennell.

Dates: 1896 - 1925

Joseph Judd Pennell Photograph Collection

 Collection — Box: 1-81
Call Number: RH PH Pennell
Overview The J.J. Pennell Photograph Collection consists of 30,000 glass plate negatives taken in and around the Junction City, Kansas area between 1891-1923. Although Pennell was a highly successful portrait studio photographer, he also spent time in the community and at the nearby army post of Fort Riley recording social, church and school activities, construction and town growth, events such as floods, parades, polo games, and the routines of artillery and cavalry operations at the fort. The...
Dates: 1888 - 1923

Southwest Kansas Photographers Club records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 912
Overview

The Southwest Kansas Photographers Club convened to discuss the art and business of photography. The 2 volumes in this collection cover the years 1925 through 1942 and include meeting minutes, a group photograph, newspaper clippings, registration lists and financial records.

Dates: 1925 - 1942

William Culver papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 452
Overview

William Culver (1853-1919) was an amateur photographer who settled in Topeka, Kansas, where he opened a hardware store, Culver and Bailey, in 1886. This collection contains correspondence, architectural drawings, photographs, letters, photography paper, maps, and other materials related to Culver's personal and professional interests.

Dates: 1881 - 1928