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Alternative Schools in Lawrence, Kansas

Call Number: RH MS 1225
Overview This collection contains official records of the Lawrence Association for Innovative Education, a Lawrence, Kansas-based nonprofit, as well as newsletters, rosters, and publicity materials from associated schools.
Dates: 1970 - 1980

Althea Vratil papers

Call Number: RH MS 1078
Overview Althea Vratil, of Larned, Kansas, was a University of Kansas student in the 1940s. This collection contains a scrapbook of clippings, postcards, Christmas cards, and articles about World War II published in the University Daily Kansan, the University of Kansas student newspaper, as well as correspondence.
Dates: 1940s

Alvah and Mary Shelden collection

Call Number: RH MS 1018
Overview The Alvah and Mary Shelden Collection contains their 1879 to 1885 journal of activities as residents of El Dorado, Kansas, as well as autobiographical and biographical accounts of their lives as early settlers and teachers in Butler County, Kansas. A typescript of their journal is included.
Dates: 1879 - 1885

Alvin Daniel Dahlene papers

Call Number: RH MS 274
Overview This collection deals principally with Alvin Dahlene's participation in the game of horseshoes.
Dates: 1906 - 1978

Alvin Terry Photos

Call Number: RH MS 1189
Overview This collection contains framed and matted photographs taken throughout Kansas. Many of the items include titles, dates, and descriptive notes from Terry.
Dates: 1940 - 1982

Alyce Christopher-Ballard papers

Call Number: RH MS 485
Overview The Alyce Christopher-Ballard papers are those of a long time Wichita, Kansas resident who was executive director of the Wichita Phyllis Wheatley Childrens Home. She was also a very active community member.
Dates: 1953 - 1989

A.M.E. Women's Missionary Society history

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P842
Overview The history is a handwritten manuscript of the A.M.E. Church's Women's Missionary Society.
Dates: between 1970 and 1979

Amelia Earhart Putnam Collection

 Collection — Volume: 1-3
Call Number: RH MS D211
Overview This is a three volume collection about Amelia Earhart Putnam that contains illustrations, maps, ports, newspaper clippings, and pictures.
Dates: 1937 - 1963

Amended articles of incorporation and by-laws of the Kansas Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends

Call Number: RH MS P687
Overview Articles of Incorporation and By-laws of the Kansas Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends, as adopted 1900 (three typescripts, with penned corrections and additions).
Dates: 1900

"America in the 1960s" course, oral histories

Call Number: RH MS 890
Overview This collection consists of tapes and transcripts of oral history interviews conducted by students in the University of Kansas course "America in the 1960s" (History 510), which was taught by Rusty Monhollon. Subjects addressed by interviewee include everyday life, as well as the assassinations of Martin Luther King Jr. and John F. Kennedy, the Chicago Democratic convention, racial issues, rural Kansas, the Vietnam war, and the draft.
Dates: 1999

American Association of University Women, Baldwin, Kansas, records

Call Number: RH MS 699
Overview The American Association of University Women (AAUW), Baldwin is local branch of the AAUW Kansas organization. The collection consists of club records, including secretary books, a ledger, thank you notes, and yearbooks.
Dates: 1923 - 1998

American Association of University Women (Leavenworth, Kan.) records

Call Number: RH MS 640
Overview The Leavenworth, Kansas, Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) was founded in 1937. The collection includes meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, AAUW annual yearbooks, and brochures, almost exclusively pertaining to the Leavenworth Branch.
Dates: 1937 - 2000

American Dance Symposia records

Call Number: RH MS 959
Overview Elizabeth Sherbon was a professor of dance at the University of Kansas and co-founder of the American Dance Symposia. This collection consists mainly of files and photos related to the Symposia, which took place in Wichita, Kansas during the summers 1968-1972. Also included in the collection are Alice Sherbon Bauman's personal papers and family photos.
Dates: 1900 - 1989

American Guild of Organists, Lawrence-Baldwin chapter records

Call Number: RH MS 971
Overview This collection consists of materials relating to the American Guild of Organists. Materials include the Code of Ethics, directories for various chapters nationwide, and the financial records of the Lawrence-Baldwin (Kansas) chapter.
Dates: 1970 - 1982

American Laboratory Theatre Collection

Call Number: MS 338
Overview The American Laboratory Theatre, sometimes referred to as the 'Lab', was founded in 1923 in New York City, New York as both a professional theatrical group and a school. The collection consists mostly of administrative correspondence, as well as production programs, photographs, newspaper clippings, and some student files, all related to the school's efforts. Also in the collection are some secondary research materials about the theatre and school.
Dates: 1923-1982 (bulk 1925- 1930)

American Poetry - 20th Century literary ephemera collection

Call Number: MS 15
Overview An artificial collection of manuscript drafts of poetry, correspondence, and other materials from a variety of poets and authors of the mid-20th century, purchased or otherwise acquired from a variety of sources and assembled by Spencer Research Library staff.
Dates: 1950s-1960s, 1980s (bulk 1960s)

American Vernacular Architecture course projects

Call Number: RH MS 887
Overview This collection consists of projects for a University of Kansas course in architecture; the projects pertain to the residences, farmsteads, churches and public buildings in the Lawrence/Douglas County, Kansas area and include building plans, photos, and interviews with past inhabitants.
Dates: 1988 - 1990

American War Mothers Northeast Chapter No. 31 scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: RH WL MS Q1
Overview This scrapbook of the American War Mothers Northeast Chapter No. 31 illustrates the activities and commendations of the organization from 1959-1961 with clippings, programs, photographs, certificates and correspondence. Yearbooks from 1948-1960 are also included.
Dates: 1948-1961; bulk 1959-1960

Ames-Enloe photograph collection

Call Number: RH PH 170
Overview The collection contains photographs of the interiors of millinery shops and dry goods stores, a newspaper advertisement for Mrs. M. P. Ames Millinery, and snapshots from the 1904 Saint Louis (Missouri) World's Fair. The photograph album contains snapshots of social life in El Reno, Oklahoma. The Ames and Enloe families were milliners in Kansas and Oklahoma from 1905-1920.
Dates: 1880 - 1930

Amiri Baraka letter to Wesley Hartley

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: MS P744
Overview Typed letter signed to Wesley Hartley replying to his query as to the value of high school and college education to a writer. Together with original envelope and signed photocopied portrait.
Dates: August 16, 1995

Amos Adams Lawrence correspondence

Call Number: RH MS P84
Overview This collection contains the correspondence of Amos Adams Lawrence, treasurer of the New England Emigrant Aid Company. The letters, to and from Lawrence, date from 1846-1878.
Dates: 1846 - 1878

An account of the Church and remains of the Manor House of Stanton Harcourt in the County of Oxford

Call Number: MS C202
Overview This historical account of the church and remains of the manor house of Stanton Harcourt in Oxfordshire (Nuneham Courtenay), covering the period 1199 to circa 1800, was written by George Simon Harcourt, 2nd Earl Harcourt (1736-1809) in 1808, although this year that was copied may have been 1818. It is dedicated to the antiquary, Richard Gough (1735-1809), and includes texts of epitaphs by William Congreve, Alexander Pope and John Gay, and of a letter from Gay.
Dates: 1808 or 1818

An Analysis and Evaluation of Selected Public Speeches of John James Ingalls, by Ray Harold Sandefur

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D224
Overview This Ph.D. thesis for the State University of Iowa by Ray Harold Sandefur is an "attempt to make a rhetorical analysis of Ingalls' speaking techniques in some fifteen senatorial speeches and two Kansas speeches." Sandefur's main concern was primarily with the materials and methods by means of which Ingalls on the platform was able to gain belief and move to action. Rhetorical, historical, and evaluative methodology was employed.
Dates: 1950

An Early Stone Church: the English Lutheran Church, Lawrence, Kansas

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P713
Overview A history of the establishment and the architecture of the English Lutheran Church (later the Trinity Lutheran Church) of Lawrence, Kansas, written by Cathy Ambler, December 1990. Ambler's history of the church was produced as a student paper for a University of Kansas course in Architecture.
Dates: December 1990

An industrial survey of Winfield, Kansas

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D230
Overview An industrial survey of Winfield, Kansas; for the City of Winfield, Kansas / by John D. Bender. -- Manhattan, Kansas, 1948.
Dates: 1948

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