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Two Cities correspondence, manuscripts, and proofs

 Collection
Call Number: MS 49
Overview Two Cities was a literary magazine published in Paris from 1959 to 1964, printing French and English material of interest to the Henry Miller, Anaïs Nin, and Lawrence Durrell circles. The magazine was founded by Anaïs Nin and Jean Fanchette, who also served as editor. This collection consists of all its extant archives, including proofs, accepted and rejected manuscripts, correspondence with authors and financial records. It is roughly sorted into the original order of the files, which had...
Dates: 1958 - 1966

T.Y. Baird Papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 414
Overview

The T. Y. Baird papers are those of an owner of the Kansas City Monarchs Negro League baseball team. He also worked as a scout for Kansas City Athletics and owned and operated a bowling alley.

Dates: 1913 - 1992

Tyburn Gallows list of executions

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: MS P326
Overview

(Incomplete?) list of executions conducted at the Tyburn gallows in England for the years 1731 and 1732. The list consists of three pages and a fragment; the list provides names, dates of execution, and sometimes the offense committed. The list notes that an experiment was made on a criminal in 1731: "pierce Tympanum and test hearing." The list may have been made for "Dr. Cotton"(?).

Dates: for executions conducted in 1731-1732

Typescript, A Soldier-Scientist in the American Southwest

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P392
Overview

A Soldier-scientist in the American Southwest: Typescript manuscript of Brodhead's book about Elliott Coues' scientific expedition through the Southwest in 1864-65. Much of the book is quotations from Coues' writings. Annotated with corrections and additions. Published as: A Soldier-scientist in the American Southwest. [Tuscon]: Arizona Historical Society, [1973].

Dates: 1973

Typescript, Bill Burns court case

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS CK1
Overview

In the County Court of Washita County, Oklahoma, the State of Oklahoma, plaintiff, vs. Bill Burns, defendant. 1926. Transcript of court case against Burns for transporting intoxicating liquors unlawfully.

Dates: 1926

Typescript of Destiny's Road by Larry Niven

 Collection
Call Number: MS 343
Overview

This collection consists of a photocopy typescript of science fiction writer Larry Niven's novel, Destiny's Road. Typescript is dated Sep 24, 1996 and is approximately 599 numbered pages, which have been divided out into folders. The title page notes that it is care of Eleanor Wood, Spectrum Literary Agency, 111 Eighth Ave, #1501, New York, NY 10011.

Dates: September 1996

Typescript of Neosho

 Collection — folders: 1-4
Call Number: RH MS P14
Overview

Typescript manuscript of Davidson's book, inscription page, and cover of dust jacket.

Dates: Other: Before 1966

Typescript of "Our Campbell Legacy," by Kathleen Boston Fox, together with family letters and personal accounts of Luther R. Johnson

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 493
Overview

The papers of Kathleen Boston Fox contain her 272-page typescript titled "Our Campbell Legacy" (a history of her Campbell and Johnson family ancestors), as well as letters and personal accounts of her great great uncle, Luther R. Johnson, which describe Campbell and Johnson family history in Missouri and in the early settlement of Ellsworth County, Kansas.

Dates: 1862 - 1908

Typescript, Political history of David Overmyer

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D232
Overview

Shannon Rafter Brown, great-grandson of David Overmyer, wrote this paper based primarily on the private collection of materials owned by his grandmother. Overmyer's political career in the Kansas Legislature spanned the years 1885 through 1907, and included three appointments as the Kansas Representative to the Democratic National Conventions of 1896, 1900, and 1904.

Dates: 1957

Typescript, "Quantrill's raid and its effects"

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P4
Overview

Quantrill's raid and its effects. Address written for and delivered before judges and a committee of the Native Sons and Daughters of Kansas for the Quantrill's Raid Contest, January 28, 1932. [Lawrence?] 1933.

Dates: January 28, 1932

Typescript, "Rural cemeteries and Oak Hill Cemetery, Lawrence, Kansas"

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D279
Overview

This volume, which is divided into 3 parts, provides information concerning the development and popularity of the rural cemetery movement (or "garden cemetery movement"); the history of Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence, Kansas; and the relationship between Oak Hill and the rural cemetery movement.

Dates: 1992

Typescript, "The Poetry of Langston Hughes"

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P201
Overview

Typescript of "The poetry of Langston Hughes" from. 1957.

Dates: 1957

Typescript, "The Settlement of Wyandott"

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P233
Overview

This article relates the settlement of the Wyandott Indians near Quindaro (now Kansas City, Kansas), 1843, and incidents of early white settlers in the area from 1843 to 1856. It was written by Lucy B. Armstrong, and compiled and edited by Edward Bumgardner in 1947.

Dates: 1947

Typescript, with author’s corrections, of “Sailors on the Moving Land”

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: MS P338
Overview

The poem "Sailors on the Moving Land," typescript with manuscript corrections by author.

Dates: between 1900 and 1961

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

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Lawrence (Kan.) -- History 68
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Women -- Kansas -- Lawrence -- Societies and clubs 32
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 29
Douglas County (Kan.) -- History 28
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Kansas -- History 26
Kansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 26
Lawrence (Kan.) 24
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 20
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
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Kansas -- Politics and government -- 1951- 11
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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
Fort Leavenworth (Kan.) 10
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City planning -- Kansas -- Lawrence 9
Fort Riley (Kan.) -- History 9
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Lawrence (Kan.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. 9
Lawrence (Kan.) -- Church history 9
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African American clergy -- Kansas 8
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Clubs -- Kansas -- Lawrence 8
Douglas County (Kan.) -- Genealogy 8
Franklin County (Kan.) -- History 8
Lawrence (Kan.) -- History -- 20th century 8
Lawrence (Kan.) -- Photographs 8
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Women -- Societies and clubs 8
World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, American 8
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English poetry -- Irish authors 7
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Kansas -- History -- 19th century 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
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Wyandotte County (Kan.) -- History 7
Authors, English -- 20th century 6
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Elections -- United States 6
Emporia (Kan.) -- History 6
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Slavery -- United States -- Extension to the territories 6
Topeka (Kan.) -- History 6
Topeka (Kan.) -- Pictorial works 6
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
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) 10
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 9
Sumner High School (Kansas City, Kan.) 9
University of Kansas. School of Engineering 9
Wilcox, Laird M. 9
Ingalls, John James, 1833-1900 8
O'Hegarty, P. S. (Patrick Sarsfield), 1879-1955 8
Reid, Albert Turner, 1873-1955 8
University of Kansas. Museum of Natural History 8
Connelley , William Elsey, 1855-1930 7
Lawrence, Amos Adams, 1814-1886 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. Department of English 6
University of Kansas. Libraries. University Archives 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
University of Kansas. Department of History 5
University of Kansas. School of Architecture and Urban Design 5
University of Kansas. School of Fine Arts 5
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity 4
Apfelbaum, Charles 4
Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company 4
Bailey, E. H. S. (Edgar Henry Summerfield), 1848-1933 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
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997 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
Horowitz, Frances Degen 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
Lawrence (Kan.). City Commission 4
Layton, Elizabeth, 1909-1993 4
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Language
German 58
French 54
Spanish; Castilian 42
Latin 21
Italian 20