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Call Number: RH MS P878
Overview The Murt Hanks, Jr. Papers are those of a native Kansan elected as Manhattan, Kansas' first African American mayor.
Dates: 1969 - 1988
Call Number: RH MS 627
Overview The Caldwell family papers are those of an African American family from Salina, Kansas. The majority of the papers concern Robert C. Caldwell, who was a Salina teacher, City Commissioner, and Salina's first African American and first school teacher elected Mayor. He also served as Representative for Salina in the Kansas State Legislature.
Dates: 1922 - 1999
- African American legislators -- Kansas 1
- African Americans -- Kansas 1
- African Americans -- Kansas -- Manhattan 1
- African Americans -- Kansas -- Politics and government 1
- African Methodist Episcopal Church 1
- Caldwell family. 1
- Caldwell, Robert C., 1913-1999 1
- Dunbar School (Salina, Kan.) 1
- Hanks, Murt, 1933- 1