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William Frankland journal

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: MS A29
Overview

Journal used by William Frankland, who trained as a lawyer and served as Attorney-general in the Isle of Man and as private secretary to the secretary of state for home affairs in England. Topics covered in the journal include Frankland's attorney-general work, both in the Isle of Man and in London; continental travels, including in Belgium, Germany, and France; and his illness while in Cheltenham and Malvern, England.

Dates: August 30, 1813 - December 6, 1815

William Frazer papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 85
Overview

Collection regarding ancient Celtic ecclesiastical bells. Includes notebook, loose notes, sketches, letters to Frazer, offprints, etc. William Frazer was a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and had antiquarian interests in archaeology, numismatics, and sigillography.

Dates: 1880s

William G. Harvey bank books

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS A11
Overview

Collection consists of bank books for accounts held at various banks by William G. Harvey, a wholesale liquor dealer at the time of his death. The books mostly note balances, deposits, and credits for each account; some volumes are barely used. Freeling Tufts became executor of the Harvey estate following his death.

Dates: 1886 - 1889

William H. Brow Papers

 Collection
Call Number: PP 563
Overview

William H. Brow served twice as the in-country Director of the University of Kansas Study Abroad program in Costa Rica. Fluent in both Spanish and Portuguese, he also worked as a literary translator. The collection contains translations of manuscripts for two books originally published in Latin America and correspondence for KU’s Study Abroad spring 1976 season.

Dates: 1975 - 1997

William H. Fant ledgers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS E212
Overview

This collection consists of two accounting ledgers owned and used by William H. Fant, a farmer in Garden City, Finney County, Kansas. The ledgers include information regarding dates and descriptions of items, expenses and income.

Dates: 1936 - 1967

William H. H. Whitney diary

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P780
Overview The 1865 diary of Lawrence, Kansas resident William H. H. Whitney, a twenty-five year old Civil War veteran of Vermont's 13th Infantry Regiment, chronicles his activities as a recent emigrant to Lawrence with his wife and young son. Whitney's many entries describe the weather, his work and social activities, the birth of his second son, and local events. Entries of special note include the 1865 sighting and capture of a participant in William Quantrill's Lawrence Massacre of 1863, a...
Dates: diary entries: 1865; certificate: 1911

William H. Morrison's letters from the Nebraska Territory

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P923
Overview

This collection contains two letters from Union soldier Willam H. Morrison to his sister and father from when he was stationed at Fort Kearney in Nebraska Territory.

Dates: May 2, 1864 and October 26, 1865

William Harrington, III papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P846
Overview

The William Harrington III papers are those of a long time Kansas resident and former Buffalo Soldier who served in the U.S. Army for 30 years.

Dates: 1986

William Holman Hunt collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 208
Overview

Miscellaneous collection of letters, photographs, and other items concerning British painter William Holman Hunt, mostly compiled by University of Kansas English professor William Doremus Paden.

Dates: 1856 - 1910

William Inge collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 165
Overview

This collection of William Inge's papers contains manuscripts for many of his plays, some correspondence and photographs of his sculpture work, and a number of articles written and/or published between 1950 and 1976.

Dates: 1950 - 1976

William Inge photograph

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH PH P714
Overview

This collection contains a photograph of a sculpture of William Inge holding his Academy Award ("Oscar").

Dates: 1974

William Isaac Marshall writings

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS D72
Overview

Collection of writings about the history of the United States western territories, particularly the United States' acquisition of the Oregon Territory, by William Isaac Marshall.

Dates: 1899 - 1905

William K. Marshall papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 659
Overview

The papers of William K. Marshall are those of a native Kansan who became the first African American to represent the 58th District in the Kansas State House of Representatives.

Dates: 1974 - 1976

William L. White : Scrapbook of mounted newspaper clippings

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS E146
Overview

Scrapbook of newspaper clippings collected by staff of Watson Library regarding William Lindsay White (1900-1973) an author and journalist born in Emporia, Kansas.

Dates: 1947

William Lawrence letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P87
Overview

Letter addressed to "my dear Appleton", dated Milton, Massachusetts, October 15, 1940. The letter discusses the founding of Lawrence, and the naming of the town.

Dates: October 15, 1940

William Lindsay White collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 608
Overview

The William Lindsay White Collection contains career correspondence and manuscripts of author and journalist William Lindsay White and his father, Pulitzer Prize-winning editor and author William Allen White. Included also are papers of William Lindsay White's mother Sallie Lindsay White and of his grandparents, Dr. Allen White and Mary Ann Hatten White.

Dates: 1815 - 1983

William Long photographs

 Collection
Call Number: RH PH 26
Overview

William Long photographed scenes of Hoxie, Kansas and the surrounding area of Sheridan County and northwestern Kansas. Included in the collection are many images of farms and farming activities, as well as businesses and schools in Hoxie. Prints are copies made from original negatives.

Dates: approximately 1908-1928

William Lyon Phelps letters to Minnie Hite Moody

 Collection
Call Number: MS P487
Overview

Letters: critic encouraging young author.

Dates: 1936 - 1939

William MacLeod Raine letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P129
Overview

The letters are addressed to Miss Spellman and Mr. Lichtig and discuss several of his works.

Dates: 1934 - 1938

William Makepeace Thackeray collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS P317
Overview

Small collection of literary texts and letters by the English novelist William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863) and gathered together by Spencer Research Library staff.

Dates: 1838, 1860

William Maria Boedefeld architectural renderings

 Collection
Call Number: RH AD 15
Overview

This collection contains two renderings created by architect W.M. Boedefeld, one of a bank and another of a building on Washburn University's campus in Topeka, Kansas.

Dates: 1940s

William McNown Collection

 Collection — folders: 1-40
Call Number: RH MS S46
Overview

This collection consist of a series of blueprints, maps, and plans, largely of buildings or flood control in the Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas area from work W.C. McNown completed as engineer.

Dates: 1896 - 1974

William P. Albrecht collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 18
Overview This collecton consists of several collections formed by Professor William P. Albrecht of the University of Kansas' English Department to give his students practice in reading documents from the early modern and modern periods. This includes items at MS 18, which consist primarily of English and Scottish legal documents (manorial documents, notarial instruments, charters, court rolls, indentures, etc.), including documents by/pertaining to English monarchs dating from 1375, 1501-1689....
Dates: 1375; 1501-1689; 1801-1962

William P. Harrison letters and a letter from Henry Bigge

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P61
Scope and Contents

Five of the letters-, dated 1861-62, are from Harrison to his sisters, one of whom was Anna Louisa Harrison, later Mrs. M. M. Green. The sixth letter, dated 1890, is from Henry Bigge to Mr. and Mrs. M. M. Green, his wife's parents. Envelope addressed to Mrs. M. M. Green used as container for Harrison's letters is included.

Dates: 1861-1862, 1890

William Porter Ames papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 13
Overview

This collection contains a chronological record of William P. Ames' career (including church bulletins, documents and correspondence), drafts of sermons, prayers and speeches, poems (primarily unpublished), a vacation scrapbook and diary, and a historical sketch of Indian education at Haskell Institute, Lawrence, KS.

Dates: 1905 - 1964

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Quantrill, William Clarke, 1837-1865 21
White, William Allen, 1868-1944 21
United States. Army 19
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 13
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Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) 10
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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
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Inge, William 6
Landon, Alfred M. (Alfred Mossman), 1887-1987 6
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Otto, David Arthur, 1934- 6
Pennell, Joseph Judd, 1866-1922 6
Sturgeon, Theodore 6
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University of Kansas. Department of English 6
University of Kansas. Libraries. University Archives 6
White, William Lindsay, 1900-1973 6
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Bowersock, Justin DeWitt, 1842-1922 5
Docking, Robert Blackwell, 1925-1983 5
Eigner , Larry, 1927-1996 5
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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
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Katzman, David M. 5
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Meyen, Edward L. 5
Miller, Timothy, 1944- 5
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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
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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