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Dorothy McField collection of sorority and fraternity papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P944
Overview This is a collection of photographs, event schedule booklets, and convention pamphlets gathered by Dorothy McField, mostly from the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. The collection includes a few photographs and other materials from various chapters of Delta Sigma Theta in the Kansas-Missouri region as well as other locations; there are also a few photographs and materials from other sororities and fraternities, including the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity and the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority.
Dates: 1932 - 1979

Josea M. Tyler collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1456
Overview The Josea M. Tyler Collection predominantly contains materials about the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. with a focus towards the Mu Omega Chapter, located in Kansas City, Kansas. The collection documents part of the history of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Mu Omega Chapter from 1972 to 2014 through anniversary celebration invitations, booklets, conferences, member obituaries, community and philanthropic services, and personal letters sent to other sisters in the chapter.
Dates: 1972 - 2014

L. K. Hughes Photography collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH PH 506
Overview The Hughes photographs are those of the L. K. Hughes Photography business run by Leon and Rosie Hughes. They illustrate everyday life in Wichita, Kansas from the mid-1940s to the mid-1970s.
Dates: 1944 - 2010

Laurenia Kiser papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 857
Overview The papers of Laurenia Kiser are those of a Kansas native who taught for over twenty years and was highly active in Alpha Kappa Alpha.
Dates: 1918 - 1985

Thesis: By Culture, By Merit: Alpha Kappa Alpha and the African American Sorority Movement

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P664
Overview The thesis is a copy of Deborah Whaley's University of California -- Santa Cruz thesis on African American sororities.
Dates: 1993

Zatella R. Turner papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 645
Overview The papers of Zatella R. Turner are those of an African American, native Kansan who was a scholar of and educator in Shakespearian literature.
Dates: 1915 - 1987