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Typescript, "Zoning in Kansas"

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D110
Overview

Zoning in Kansas. University of Kansas, Lawrence [192-]. Includes material on general conception of zoning, legal basis of joining and zoning procedure in Kansas. Includes bibliography of works from 1918-1928.

Dates: Between 1920 and 1929

Udall Tornado Newspaper Clippings

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS Q403
Overview

On the night of May 25, 1955, the farming community of Udall Kansas was hit by a tornado that started in northeast Texas and made its way through Oklahoma to southern Kansas, completely flattening the town and killing 77 residents, injuring many more. This collection consists of news clippings of the immediate aftermath, rebuilding efforts, and public forums concerning Udall in the tornado's wake.

Dates: May 26 - December 5, 1955

Unidentified couple carte de visite

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH PH P2829
Overview

Carte de visit of a young man and woman standing by a fence in what appears to be a photographer's studio. The studio name provided on the card is "Tyson" from Wamego, Kansas.

Dates: approximately 1880-1900

Unidentified general store account book.

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS E131
Overview

Account book appears to be for a general store, although some unrelated items (and sections) are included. Sections on Leavenworth County and Easton, Kansas, are included.

Dates: 1850 - 1879

Unidentified papers, possibly attributed to E. H. Sears.

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P144
Overview

These papers may have been written by E. H. Sears, according to accession notes, but his death date appears to conflict with the manuscript dates. The papers were among some newspapers initialled E. H. Sears given by James C. Malin.

Dates: 1876 - 1879

Unification Church collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH WL MS 46
Overview

This collection contains brochures, advertisements, church memorabilia, audio and video cassettes, and instructional materials which are used and published by the church and its affiliates. The collection also includes articles concerning criticisms of the church, as well as the church's response to those criticisms.

Dates: 1963 - 1991

Unified School District 497 records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1255
Overview Unified School District (USD) 497 is located in Douglas County, Kansas and administered from Lawrence, the county seat. This collection contains records from both the central administrative offices and from individual schools in the district. Materials include administrative records, financial information, annual reports, Board of Education records, newsletters, yearbooks, Parent Teacher Association (PTA) records, bond issues, photographs, and calendars. Individual schools...
Dates: 1858 - 2013

Unitarian Fellowship of Lawrence, Kansas collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1174
Overview

Unitarianism has been an active denomination in Lawrence since the town was founded in 1855. The congregation disbanded during World War II and reestablished a charter in 1958. This collection includes meeting minutes, budgets, long-range plans, membership directories, correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, books, sermons, and histories of Unitarianism in Lawrence from the territorial era to the present church.

Dates: 1827 - 2011

United Brotherhood of Carpenters & Joiners of Kansas Collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 822
Overview The collection consists of official minutes, financial records, memorabilia, and photographs related to clubs in Kansas. Kansas City (#1635), Lawrence (#2179), Leavenworth (#499, #2389), and Manhattan (#918) are the primary representatives within the collection. There are also records and information complied by Carl Graves during his authoring of the book "Building the Sunflower State with Hammer and Saw: A History of the Carpentry Trade and Carpenter's Union in Kansas, 1881-1981"...
Dates: 1900 - 1984

United Farm Workers collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH WL MS 53
Overview

This collection contains a diverse array of materials related to the activites of the United Farm Workers union in the 1960s and 1970s. Included are personal and press photographs (including a 1969 portrait of Cesar Chavez), various ephemera and memorabilia, a number of journal entries from an unnamed union member, and newspaper clippings regarding the death of a Latino grape striker killed on the picket line in 1973.

Dates: 1966 - 1979

United Spanish War Veterans, Department of Kansas Auxiliary scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: RH MS Q286
Overview During the Spanish-American War, a group of women organized to assist those who were serving in the military and in 1904 the Auxiliary to the United Spanish War Veterans became a national organization. The first Auxiliary in Kansas was established in 1913. The purpose of an Auxiliary was to assist the families of the United Spanish War Veterans, help with patriotic services and duties, and to support the veterans. This scrapbook, compiled by Nadine P. Robertson, chronicles the events of the...
Dates: May 19-21, 1946

United States Bankruptcy Court transcripts

 Collection
Call Number: RH WL MS 8
Overview

These transcripts are of United States bankruptcy court testimony and subsequent examinations held at Baton Rouge, Louisiana in the case of the United States (plaintiff) vs. the Invisible Empire, Knights of the Ku Klux Klan (defendant). The transcribed testimony on behalf of the Ku Klux Klan and on behalf of entities named in association with it is by Bill Wilkinson, self-identified as Imperial Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan and as pastor of the Universal Life Church of Racial Purity.

Dates: 1983

United Way of Douglas County records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 738
Overview

United Way of Douglas County, a member of the United Way network, is a non-profit organization dedicated to the betterment of the Douglas County, Kansas, community through volunteerism and community programs. The collection is comprised of financial records, which are primarily fundraising campaign records that include photographs and other materials regarding fundraising events, such as Rock Chalk Revue, as well as general administrative records and project files.

Dates: 1972 - 1993

University of Kansas Archives: a guide

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D186
Overview

A guide to the University Archives at the University of Kansas compiled by Patricia Michaelis.

Dates: 1975

University of Kansas Campus Transportation Committee records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 646
Overview

This collection contains the minutes, reports, and proposals associated with the Lawrence Public Transit Advisory Committee from 1992 to 2002

Dates: 1992 - 2002

University of Kansas Center for Excellence records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 13
Overview

The Center for Excellence program at KU developed in response to efforts by the Kansas Legislature to promote high technology research across departments and disciplines. Professor Takeru Higuchi, of the School of Pharmacy, took an initial leadership role. The Center for Bioanalytical Research was created under this program as was the Higuchi Biosciences Center.

Dates: 1983 - 2002

University of Kansas Chancellor's Office records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 2
Overview

Records from the Office of the Chancellor of the University of Kansas, including correspondence, scrapbooks, budgetary information, speeches, subject and office files, meeting minutes, and other records documenting decisions made and issues arising throughout the history of KU. The records date from when R. W. Oliver oversaw the first three faculty to the current chancellor, Bernadette Gray-Little.

Dates: 1865 - 2014

University of Kansas Computation Center records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 30
Overview

The records of the Computation Center at the University of Kansas, which has been the computer services provider for the University of Kansas since 1956, are comprised of artifical records, news releases, correspondence, administration files, and budget records.

Dates: 1957

University of Kansas Continuing Education records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 31
Overview

The Division of Continuing Education offers traditional classroom, online, credit, and non-credit courses and training for conventional, non-traditional, and developing professional students. Opportunities include the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center, the Kansas Fire and Rescue Training Institute, as well as courses designed for aerospace engineers, lawyers, nurses, educators, managers, and firefighters.

Dates: 1891

University of Kansas Department of Geology Seismographic Station records

 Series
Call Number: RG 17/29/7
Overview

This collection is comprised of the seismographic records from the Seismographic Station - Lawrence, Kansas.

Dates: 1950 - 1978

University of Kansas Equal Opportunity Office records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 8
Overview This collection is comprised of the records of the Office of Affirmative Action, which was created in the 1970s in response to broader civil rights initiatives throughout the country. Its activities are now performed by the KU Department of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity, and the Office of Diversity and Equity. The KU Department of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity assists individuals who feel that they have been discriminated against or unfairly treated because of their race,...
Dates: 1975

University of Kansas Executive Vice Chancellor records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 5
Overview

This collection is comprised of the records of the Executive Vice Chancellor at the University of Kansas, which also serves as the Provost, and is the second in authority after the Chancellor of the University.

Dates: 1974

University of Kansas Facilities Planning and Management records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 47
Overview

The Department of Facilities Operations and Planning, formerly "Campus Services," manages and maintains the physical structures, buildings, utilities, and grounds, for the University of Kansas, in Lawrence and on its satellite campuses, including the Medical Center in Kansas City. This collection of records is comprised of artificial records, news releases, correspondence, case files, inventories and reports, and energy studies.

Dates: 1949

University of Kansas General records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 0
Overview

The collection includes records that are general to the University as a whole.

Dates: 1866 - 2011

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Lawrence (Kan.) -- History 68
Kansas -- History -- 1854-1861 46
Women -- Kansas -- Lawrence -- Societies and clubs 32
Douglas County (Kan.) -- History 28
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 28
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Kansas -- History 26
Kansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 26
Lawrence (Kan.) 25
Lawrence Massacre, Lawrence, Kan., 1863 22
American poetry -- 20th century 21
Diaries 21
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 21
Kansas -- Emigration and immigration 19
Kansas -- Politics and government 18
African Americans -- Kansas 16
African American families -- Kansas 14
Frontier and pioneer life -- Kansas 14
Kansas -- Politics and government -- 1854-1861 14
Lawrence (Kan.) -- History -- 19th century 14
Architecture -- Designs and plans 13
Kansas -- Description and travel 13
Science fiction 13
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American 13
African Americans -- Kansas -- Politics and government 12
African Americans -- Kansas -- Topeka 12
English literature -- 19th century 12
Lawrence (Kan.) -- Social life and customs 12
Kansas -- Genealogy 11
Kansas -- Politics and government -- 1951- 11
Leavenworth (Kan.) -- History 11
World War, 1914-1918 11
African American Baptists -- Kansas 10
African American families -- Kansas -- Topeka 10
African American women -- Kansas -- Societies and clubs 10
American poetry -- Kansas 10
Historic buildings -- Kansas -- Lawrence 10
African American legislators -- Kansas 9
Fort Leavenworth (Kan.) 9
Fort Riley (Kan.) -- History 9
Kansas -- Photographs 9
Lawrence (Kan.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. 9
Lawrence (Kan.) -- Church history 9
Lawrence (Kan.) -- Maps 9
Overland journeys to the Pacific 9
African American clergy -- Kansas 8
African Americans -- Kansas -- Kansas City 8
Authors, English -- 19th century -- Correspondence 8
Business records -- Kansas -- White Cloud 8
City planning -- Kansas -- Lawrence 8
Clubs -- Kansas -- Lawrence 8
Douglas County (Kan.) -- Genealogy 8
Lawrence (Kan.) -- History -- 20th century 8
Lawrence (Kan.) -- Photographs 8
Railroads -- Kansas 8
Science fiction -- Authorship 8
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories 8
Women -- Societies and clubs 8
World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, American 8
African Americans -- Kansas -- Lawrence 7
Authors, English -- 19th century 7
English poetry -- Irish authors 7
Family archives -- Kansas 7
Franklin County (Kan.) -- History 7
Kansas -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 7
Lawrence (Kan) -- Description and travel 7
Lawrence (Kan.) -- Genealogy 7
Lawrence (Kan.) -- Pictorial works 7
Science fiction, American 7
Stock certificates 7
Teachers -- Kansas 7
United States -- History -- 1933-1945 7
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel 7
Women poets 7
World War, 1939-1945 7
Wyandotte County (Kan.) -- History 7
Zoology -- Research 7
Authors, English -- 20th century 6
Authors, Irish -- 20th century -- Correspondence 6
Conservatism -- United States 6
Education -- Kansas 6
Elections -- Kansas 6
Elections -- United States 6
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Ornithology 6
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Topeka (Kan.) -- History 6
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 6
White Cloud (Kan.) 6
African American educators -- Kansas 5
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Names
University of Kansas 59
Quantrill, William Clarke, 1837-1865 21
White, William Allen, 1868-1944 21
United States. Army 19
Brown, John, 1800-1859 15
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 13
Republican Party (Kan.) 13
Armitage, Katie 12
Lane, James Henry, 1814-1866 12
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 12
University of Kansas. Libraries 11
Haskell Institute 10
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 10
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 9
Sumner High School (Kansas City, Kan.) 9
Wilcox, Laird M. 9
Ingalls, John James, 1833-1900 8
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) 8
O'Hegarty, P. S. (Patrick Sarsfield), 1879-1955 8
University of Kansas. Museum of Natural History 8
Connelley , William Elsey, 1855-1930 7
Lawrence, Amos Adams, 1814-1886 7
Reid, Albert Turner, 1873-1955 7
Robinson, Charles, 1818-1894 7
University of Kansas. William Allen White School of Journalism and Public Information 7
Wood, Frank 7
African Methodist Episcopal Church 6
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 6
Douglass Hospital (Kansas City, Kan.) 6
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 6
Inge, William 6
Landon, Alfred M. (Alfred Mossman), 1887-1987 6
Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Commission 6
Otto, David Arthur, 1934- 6
Pennell, Joseph Judd, 1866-1922 6
Sturgeon, Theodore 6
Trinity Episcopal Church (Lawrence, Kan.) 6
University of Kansas. Libraries. University Archives 6
University of Kansas. School of Engineering 6
White, William Lindsay, 1900-1973 6
Besinger, Curtis 5
Between the Covers Rare Books 5
Bowersock, Justin DeWitt, 1842-1922 5
Docking, Robert Blackwell, 1925-1983 5
Eigner , Larry, 1927-1996 5
Freemasons. Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Kansas 5
Haskell Indian Junior College 5
Johnson, Ronald, 1935-1998 5
Kansas Association of Colored Women and Girls’ Clubs 5
Kansas Committee for the Humanities 5
Kansas. Legislature 5
Kansas. Supreme Court 5
Katzman, David M. 5
League of Women Voters of Kansas 5
Meyen, Edward L. 5
Miller, Timothy, 1944- 5
New England Emigrant Aid Company 5
Populist Party (Kan.) 5
Robinson, Sara T. L. (Sara Tappan Lawrence), 1827-1911 5
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity 4
Apfelbaum, Charles 4
Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company 4
Beal, George Malcolm, 1897- 4
Benjamin, David, 1963- 4
Boyd, Beverly, 1925- 4
Calvary Baptist Church (Wichita, Kan.) 4
Capper, Arthur, 1865-1951 4
Carney, Thomas, 1824-1888 4
Clark family 4
Clarke, Sidney, 1831-1909 4
Coan, Clark 4
Democratic Party (Kan.) 4
Domer, Dennis, 1944- 4
Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 4
Douglas County Historical Society (Douglas County, Kan.) 4
Duchesne, Philippine, Saint, 1769-1852. 4
Ellis, Ralph Nicholson, 1908-1945 4
Friends in Council (Lawrence, Kan.) 4
Funston, Frederick, 1865-1917 4
Guttridge, G. H. (George Herbert), 1898- 4
Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art 4
Hoad, William C. (William Christian), 1874- 4
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 4
Irvin, S. M. (Samuel Mcleary), 1812- 4
Kansas Congress of Colored Parents and Teachers 4
Kansas University Endowment Association 4
Kansas. Adjutant General's Office 4
Kansas. Board of Regents 4
Kansas. Legislature. House of Representatives 4
Kansas. Militia 4
Lane University (Lecompton Kan.) 4
League of Women Voters (Lawrence, Kan.) 4
Mrs. Hudson's Fine Books & Paper 4
Nuzum family 4
Oppenheimer, Robert, 1942- 4
Paden, William Doremus, 1903-1979 4
Plymouth Congregational Church (Lawrence, Kan.) 4
Spencer, Kenneth Aldred, 1902-1960 4
Tibbetts, John C. 4
Topeka School District (Topeka, Kan.) 4
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Language
German 57
French 53
Spanish; Castilian 42
Latin 21
Italian 20