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Artificial Kansas-based photographs collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH PH 535
Overview This artificial collection was assembled by putting together smaller sets of purchased photographs from various photographic dealers on a variety of subjects relating to Kansas. Many of the purchases were selected by Spencer Research Library's Kansas Collection photoarchivist during the 1980s and 1990s. The collection consists of real photographic postcards, lithographic print postcards, cabinet cards, cartes de visit, mounted and unmounted prints, stereoviews, glass plate negatives, and...
Dates: approximately 1875-1984 (bulk 1900s-1910s)

Henry L. Carey stories, clippings, and notes

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P261
Overview

The collection consists of approximately eight short stories (undated) written by Henry L. Carey. Most of which deal with southwestern Kansas and the Santa Fe Trail based, at least in part, on fact. The rest of the materials consists of clippings, notes, and an issue of The Kansas Magazine in which a story of Jane Carey's, daughter of Henry L. Carey, appeared.

Dates: 1930-1945?

"Kansans on Kansas: an Inquiry into Values"

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P454
Overview

A transcript of a slide-tape show of reflections on Kansas and Kansas people by fellow Kansans. The show was done by the University of Man, located in Manhattan, Kansas, in the spring of 1975 through a grant funded by the Kansas Committee for the Humanities. Included in the collection are instructions for use and discussion guidelines.

Dates: 1975

Paramount Club Records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 561
Overview

This collection contains meeting minutes, 1944-1975, correspondence and bank statements, 1970s, miscellaneous memorabilia from the 1940s and 1970s, and a certificate of lifetime membership awarded to the club by the NAACP in 1961.

Dates: 1944 - 1975

Ray Morgan papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 207
Overview

Ray Morgan, a Kansas native, was a professional journalist in Topeka, Kansas. He was also active in professional organizations and the Topeka community. This collection includes subject files Morgan compiled regarding Kansas towns and state institutions, political events and personalities, and crime, criminals and social issues. Also included are scrapbooks of collected material regarding the Topeka tornado of 1966 and the flood of 1951, as well as scrapbooks of personal material.

Dates: 1911 - 1977

Records of the Pierian Club

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 562
Overview

The Pierian Club was organized in 1894 by Mrs. D.F. Rivers of Kansas City, Kansas and was one of the first African American literary clubs in the area. This collection of Pierian Club records contains club histories, financial and miscellaneous records, meeting minutes, yearbooks, photographs, a 50th anniversary scrapbook from 1944, and a videotape of the club's centennial celebration in 1994.

Dates: 1894 - 2015

Robert Mercer Armstrong papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P264
Overview

Biographical accounts of Robert Mercer Armstrong including diaries, memorandums, and account books.

Dates: 1856 - 1925

West Side Study Club records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 296
Overview

The collection of the West Side Study Club consists of program booklets (1901-1978), historian's reports (1902-1962), secretary's books (1905-1962), an account book (1915-1966), yearbook of Federation of Clubs (1921-1924), and remembrances by members.

Dates: 1902 - 1978

Year Round Club papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 239
Overview

Secretary and Treasurer's report of the Year Round Club.

Dates: 1908 - 1974

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