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A map of the vicinity of Lawrence

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH Map Q97
Scope and Contents Map was made by Hoad during 1897-98, his senior year at KU in civil engineering. It was published by the KU Country Club. For Hoad's letters describing how he made the map, see RH MS P71.
Dates: 1898

Chronology of public transit in Lawrence, Kansas

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P364
Overview Photocopy of paper on Lawrence public transit, 1871-1980, including a series of maps which indicate public transportation routes
Dates: 1981

Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Office Map Collection

Call Number: RH Map R541-R556
Overview The Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Office implements city and county comprehensive plans by developing and administering zoning codes, regulations, plans and policies. It guides land use planning principles and practices and supports city and county commission, including the Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Commission. These maps document city and county planning between 1857-2000 which include the redevelopment plans for downtown Lawrence, Kansas.
Dates: 1857 - 2000

Lawrence, Kansas, demographic maps

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS R398
Overview This collection consists of later photocopies of 14 demographic maps of Lawrence, Kansas created in 1936. The maps were created for the city of Lawrence during a land survey project conducted by the Works Progress Administration (WPA).
Dates: 1936

Manuscript plat of "Lane Place" (Lane Addition, Lawrence, Kan.)

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS Q16
Overview A plat of Lane Place, by Wm. F. Goodlove and George H. Pruett, surveyors. Lawrence, Kansas. Lane Place became known as the Lane Addition in Lawrence, Kansas
Dates: 1868

Map of historic places in Lawrence, Kansas

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P191
Dates: between 1900 and 1973

Personal Papers of William C. Hoad

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: PP 154
Overview Hoad taught Civil Engineering at the University of Kansas from 1900-1912. This collection consists of a map of the vicinity of Lawrence produced by Hoad on behalf of the Universit of Kansas Country Club.
Dates: 1900 - 1912

Student handbook of Lawrence, Kansas, with address and memoranda

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS A22
Overview Printed book, with handwritten notes, and map.
Dates: approximately 1906-1911

William C. Hoad correspondence

 Collection — Folder: 1, item: 1-3
Call Number: RH MS P71
Overview This collection consists of correspondence between William C. Hoad and others. The first letter, dated 1942, is addressed to Mrs. W. C. Stevens, and explains in detail how Hoad made the "Map of the vicinity of Lawrence" published by the University of Kansas Country Club. The second letter, 1956, addressed to Fred Ellsworth, explains the red pencil markings and presents the item to Ellsworth. The final letter is Ellsworth's letter of acknowledgement, with commentary on KU salaries in 1912.
Dates: 1942 - 1956