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Albert Howell Horton correspondence

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 151
Overview

Collection of correspondence written to Horton between 1868 and 1892. The correspondence primarily reflects Horton's legal career.

Dates: 1868 - 1892

Clipping scrapbooks compiled by Sara Robinson

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS E67
Overview

This collection consists of news clippings collected by Sara Robinson, Charles Robinson's wife, and compiled into scrapbooks. The clippings treat the lives of Charles Robinson, John Brown, James H. Lane, and numerous others prominent in Kansas history. There is biographical information about Lawrence residents, local and regional history.

Dates: 1857 - 1894

Kansas Christian Endeavor Union, Fifth District, Minute book

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS E200
Overview The Kansas Christian Endeavor Union was a branch of the organization that began in 1881 and by 1895 had grown to an international Christian Endeavor Union. Its purpose was to promote Christian youth fellowship, good citizenship, and cultural-political activism, especially in the causes of prohibition and Sabbath keeping. This handwritten minute book of the organization's Fifth District of Kansas contains the organization's constitution and by-laws, annual convention minutes, and...
Dates: 1893 - 1919

Letter to Dr. Root from James Redpath

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P134
Overview

Letter of introduction for Miss Sarah Pellett of the New York Temperance League to promote the cause of temperance in Wabaunsee.

Dates: Nov. 20, approximately 1870

Lillian North diary

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: MS B173
Overview

Lillian B. North wrote of her life as a busy homemaker, activist, and wife. She and her husband, Frank, resided in the rural town of Batavia, New York. Lillian's diary tells of daily activities including her involvement in the women's suffrage movement. It also details her chores, errands, and meetings of the many organizations to which she belonged.

Dates: January 1, 1915 - May 14, 1917

"Radical Kansas" presentation by Scott G. McNall and James P. Divney

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P548
Overview Typed presentation script and 160 slides, which were used to illustrate the narrative "Radical Kansas" by Scott G. McNall and James P. Divney, which was made possible through a Kansas Committee for the Humanities grant. Topics covered in the presentation include the beginnings of Euro-American settlement in Kansas Territory, farming, the 1874 grasshopper plague, railroads and their effect on trade, the rise of populism, William Jennings Bryan, Louis Pio, spiritualism and Prudence...
Dates: 1985?

Weatherby family collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1466
Overview This collection consists of correspondence from Edmond and Katherine Weatherby, dating from 1896 to 1905, as well as drawings by students they taught; books pertaining to Baker University in Baldwin City, Kansas; certificates from the Woman's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU), of which Delia L. Weatherby was a member; and other materials from two generations of the Weatherby family. The bulk of the collection is correspondence from when Edmond and Katherine taught at the Fort Yates Indian...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1896-1976 ( 1904-1905)

Woman's Christian Temperance Union records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P817
Overview

These records of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Kansas consist primarily of forms, printed leaflets, and instructions to members for conducting fund drives.

Dates: 1918

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