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Daniel Vanderslice correspondence, receipts, and legal documents.

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 136
Scope and Contents

This collection comprises personal and business correspondence, receipts and legal documents from 1826-1907. Also included are architectural plans and instructions for the building of a schoolhouse and a manuscript plat of Highland, Kansas, dated 1855.

Dates: 1826 - 1907

Letter to Darwin W. Esmond, Esq.

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P36
Overview

Letter to Darwin W. Esmond discussing postal services, political parties in Kansas, the defeat of Grover Cleveland in the presidential election of 1888, and Anderson's forthcoming marriage to May Williams of Chicago. Dated Salina, Kansas, December 8, 1888.

Dates: December 8, 1888

Norbert Dreiling papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 836
Overview

Norbert Dreiling, a native Kansan, served as chairman of the Kansas Democratic party from 1966-1974, at the time when Robert Docking was elected governor. This collection reflect Dreiling's activities in service to this organization.

Dates: 1961 - 1974

Personal papers of John C. Wright

 Collection
Call Number: PP 482
Overview John C. Wright was appointed Associate Professor of Human Development and Psychology at the University of Kansas in 1968. His research included groundbreaking investigations into the effects of television on children, founding of the Center for Research on the Influences of Television on Children (CRITC) with fellow K.U. professor and wife Aletha Huston. An active political activist during the pivotal 1968 presidential election, these papers include numerous documents regarding Wright's...
Dates: 1968 - 1972