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Jesse C. Newman, Jr. collection

Call Number: RH MS 1478
Overview Jesse C. Newman, Jr. founded Newman Securities Company Inc. and is the president of the Newman Development Company in Overland Park, Kansas. This collection includes administrative papers of development projects and research in Kansas City, Kansas and Missouri and Nassau, Bahamas; materials related to the Japanese Cultural Arts Foundation of the Midwest's creation of an Asian conference center; and some family photographs.
Dates: approximately 1911, 1970-2009

John Turner Miles collection

Call Number: RH MS 588
Overview John Turner Miles owned and operated the Miles Funeral Home in Atchison, Kansas from 1927 until his death in 1971. His papers consist chiefly of diaries, dating from 1922 to 1958, which document Miles' personal life and business affairs as a mortician.
Dates: 1922 - 1976

Lloyd Kerford papers

Call Number: RH MS P584
Overview The Lloyd Kerford Papers are those of a lifelong Kansan who was a partner in the Atchison, Kansas Kerford Quarry Company.
Dates: 1916 - 1968