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Clippings about Carry Nation

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D233
Overview A collection of newspaper clippings collected by Watson Library staff from 1901 to 1961 about Carry Nation's career as prohibitionist and member of the W.C.T.U. Included is an article about Mrs. Mary Belle Chappell of Ottawa and great-niece of Carry Nation.
Dates: 1901 - 1961

Clippings collected upon the death of columnist and political commentator Raymond Clapper

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D223
Overview The collection is a scrapbook of newspaper clippings compiled by the Watson Library staff from various publications in 1944 immediately after the report of Raymond Clapper's death.
Dates: 1944

Clippings regarding John Brown

 Collection — Volume: 1-2
Call Number: RH MS E148
Overview abolitionist : clippings / compiled by University of Kansas
Dates: 1936

Commanche: sole survivor of Custer massacre

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D201
Overview Newspaper Clippings about Comanche, an equine survivor of the Battle of Little Bighorn, collected by the staff of Watson Library, University of Kansas.
Dates: 1928

"Kansas dust storms" (a scrapbook compiled by staff of the University of Kansas Library)

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH E221
Overview A scrapbook concerning Kansas dust storms, compiled by staff of the University of Kansas Library. Content includes photographs taken by the Stovall Studio of Dodge City, Kansas and clippings from various Kansas community newspapers, mostly from 1935.
Dates: 1913 - 1950

Mounted newspaper clippings regarding Justin Bowersock

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS C73
Overview Justin D. Bowersock, 1842-1922. / [compiled by] Watson Library. -- Lawrence, Kansas: 1950.
Dates: 1950

Newspaper clippings regarding John Haskell

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS E37
Overview John Gideon Haskell / [compiled by] Watson Library. -- Lawrence, Kansas, 1944.
Dates: 1944

Newspaper clippings regarding Quantrill

 Collection — Volume: 1-2
Call Number: RH MS E170
Overview Two volumes of mounted newspaper clippings collected by Watson Library staff from numerous publications circa 1863-1963, on the life of William Clark Quantrill and the raid on Lawrence, Kansas, August 21, 1863. Volume one contains newspaper articles on the James brothers, Frank and Jesse and volume two contains articles on survivors and reunions of the Raid on Lawrence
Dates: 1945 - 1952

Personal papers of Carrie Watson

 Collection
Call Number: PP 116
Overview Carrie Watson was a librarian at the University of Kansas from 1887-1921; the current main library building is named in her honor. This collection contains photographs, genealogies, correspondence, and a manuscript written by Watson.
Dates: 1870 - 1940

University of Kansas Libraries records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 32
Overview The University of Kansas Library began with the opening of the University in 1866, and was located in several buildings, including Old Fraser and Spooner Hall. The main library found its current location in Watson Library, named in honor of librarian Carrie Watson, in 1924. The University Libraries have since grown into a system of libraries on KU's main, Medical Center, and other satellite campuses. The records of the Libraries include administrative records of the system's many branches,...
Dates: 1866-[ongoing]