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Unitarian Fellowship of Lawrence, Kansas collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1174
Overview

Unitarianism has been an active denomination in Lawrence since the town was founded in 1855. The congregation disbanded during World War II and reestablished a charter in 1958. This collection includes meeting minutes, budgets, long-range plans, membership directories, correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, books, sermons, and histories of Unitarianism in Lawrence from the territorial era to the present church.

Dates: 1827 - 2011

United Brotherhood of Carpenters & Joiners of Kansas Collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 822
Overview The collection consists of official minutes, financial records, memorabilia, and photographs related to clubs in Kansas. Kansas City (#1635), Lawrence (#2179), Leavenworth (#499, #2389), and Manhattan (#918) are the primary representatives within the collection. There are also records and information complied by Carl Graves during his authoring of the book "Building the Sunflower State with Hammer and Saw: A History of the Carpentry Trade and Carpenter's Union in Kansas, 1881-1981"...
Dates: 1900 - 1984

United Farm Workers collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH WL MS 53
Overview

This collection contains a diverse array of materials related to the activites of the United Farm Workers union in the 1960s and 1970s. Included are personal and press photographs (including a 1969 portrait of Cesar Chavez), various ephemera and memorabilia, a number of journal entries from an unnamed union member, and newspaper clippings regarding the death of a Latino grape striker killed on the picket line in 1973.

Dates: 1966 - 1979

United Spanish War Veterans, Department of Kansas Auxiliary scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: RH MS Q286
Overview During the Spanish-American War, a group of women organized to assist those who were serving in the military and in 1904 the Auxiliary to the United Spanish War Veterans became a national organization. The first Auxiliary in Kansas was established in 1913. The purpose of an Auxiliary was to assist the families of the United Spanish War Veterans, help with patriotic services and duties, and to support the veterans. This scrapbook, compiled by Nadine P. Robertson, chronicles the events of the...
Dates: May 19-21, 1946

United States Bankruptcy Court transcripts

 Collection
Call Number: RH WL MS 8
Overview

These transcripts are of United States bankruptcy court testimony and subsequent examinations held at Baton Rouge, Louisiana in the case of the United States (plaintiff) vs. the Invisible Empire, Knights of the Ku Klux Klan (defendant). The transcribed testimony on behalf of the Ku Klux Klan and on behalf of entities named in association with it is by Bill Wilkinson, self-identified as Imperial Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan and as pastor of the Universal Life Church of Racial Purity.

Dates: 1983

United Way of Douglas County records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 738
Overview

United Way of Douglas County, a member of the United Way network, is a non-profit organization dedicated to the betterment of the Douglas County, Kansas, community through volunteerism and community programs. The collection is comprised of financial records, which are primarily fundraising campaign records that include photographs and other materials regarding fundraising events, such as Rock Chalk Revue, as well as general administrative records and project files.

Dates: 1972 - 1993

University of Kansas Archives: a guide

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D186
Overview

A guide to the University Archives at the University of Kansas compiled by Patricia Michaelis.

Dates: 1975

University of Kansas Campus Transportation Committee records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 646
Overview

This collection contains the minutes, reports, and proposals associated with the Lawrence Public Transit Advisory Committee from 1992 to 2002

Dates: 1992 - 2002

University of Kansas Center for Excellence records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 13
Overview

The Center for Excellence program at KU developed in response to efforts by the Kansas Legislature to promote high technology research across departments and disciplines. Professor Takeru Higuchi, of the School of Pharmacy, took an initial leadership role. The Center for Bioanalytical Research was created under this program as was the Higuchi Biosciences Center.

Dates: 1983 - 2002

University of Kansas Chancellor's Office records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 2
Overview

Records from the Office of the Chancellor of the University of Kansas, including correspondence, scrapbooks, budgetary information, speeches, subject and office files, meeting minutes, and other records documenting decisions made and issues arising throughout the history of KU. The records date from when R. W. Oliver oversaw the first three faculty to the current chancellor, Bernadette Gray-Little.

Dates: 1865 - 2014

University of Kansas Computation Center records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 30
Overview

The records of the Computation Center at the University of Kansas, which has been the computer services provider for the University of Kansas since 1956, are comprised of artifical records, news releases, correspondence, administration files, and budget records.

Dates: 1957

University of Kansas Continuing Education records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 31
Overview

The Division of Continuing Education offers traditional classroom, online, credit, and non-credit courses and training for conventional, non-traditional, and developing professional students. Opportunities include the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center, the Kansas Fire and Rescue Training Institute, as well as courses designed for aerospace engineers, lawyers, nurses, educators, managers, and firefighters.

Dates: 1891

University of Kansas Department of Geology Seismographic Station records

 Series
Call Number: RG 17/29/7
Overview

This collection is comprised of the seismographic records from the Seismographic Station - Lawrence, Kansas.

Dates: 1950 - 1978

University of Kansas Equal Opportunity Office records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 8
Overview This collection is comprised of the records of the Office of Affirmative Action, which was created in the 1970s in response to broader civil rights initiatives throughout the country. Its activities are now performed by the KU Department of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity, and the Office of Diversity and Equity. The KU Department of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity assists individuals who feel that they have been discriminated against or unfairly treated because of their race,...
Dates: 1975

University of Kansas Executive Vice Chancellor records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 5
Overview

This collection is comprised of the records of the Executive Vice Chancellor at the University of Kansas, which also serves as the Provost, and is the second in authority after the Chancellor of the University.

Dates: 1974

University of Kansas Facilities Planning and Management records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 47
Overview

The Department of Facilities Operations and Planning, formerly "Campus Services," manages and maintains the physical structures, buildings, utilities, and grounds, for the University of Kansas, in Lawrence and on its satellite campuses, including the Medical Center in Kansas City. This collection of records is comprised of artificial records, news releases, correspondence, case files, inventories and reports, and energy studies.

Dates: 1949

University of Kansas General records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 0
Overview

The collection includes records that are general to the University as a whole.

Dates: 1866 - 2011

University of Kansas governance records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 3
Overview This collection includes records of the four constituent governance senates at the University of Kansas: Faculty Senate, Student Senate, Unclassified Senate, and the University Support Staff Senate. Records may include meeting minutes, scrapbooks, handbooks, budgetary and financial documentation, news releases and clippings, case files, correspondence, and subject files; the best documented organization in the record group is the Student Senate, and there are a wide variety of records from...
Dates: 1888 - 2015

University of Kansas Governmental Research records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 36
Overview Research on governmental affairs at the University of Kansas has been conducted over the years by the Municipal Reference Bureau, the Bureau of Government Research, the Governmental Research Center, the Institute for Social and Environmental Studies, the Center for Public Affairs, the Institute for Economic and Business Research, the Institute for Public Policy and Business Research, the Kansas Center for Community Economic Development, and the Policy Research Institute. This collection...
Dates: 1920 - 2006

University of Kansas Graduate School records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 16
Overview

The collection includes the records of the Graduate School at the University of Kansas, re-formed in 1996. Formerly known as the Office of Research, Graduate Studies and Public Service.

Dates: 1887

University of Kansas InterX records

 Collection
Call Number: RG 7
Overview This collection consists of the records of InterX Corporation, which was started by Professor Takeru Higuchi in 1972 as a drug delivery company and subsequently was sold to Merck in 1981. The transfer of technology arising from government-funded research by assigning ownership of the intellectual property to the institution helped to facilitate the implementation of pharmaceutical and drug delivery concepts, serving as a link between academia and the drug industry. KU owned the...
Dates: 1972 - 1981

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]

University of Kansas Museum of Art records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 34
Overview Formally known as the Museum of Art, University of Kansas, the University's art collections had been stored and/or displayed in Spooner Hall, which had previously housed KU's library. The first item in the collection was a marble bust of Amos Adams Lawrence, donated by the subject in 1878. Sallie Casey Thayer provided the real impetus for the establishment of a full university art museum in 1928 through her donation of 7,500 items from her personal collection. The Helen Foresman Spencer...
Dates: 1923

University of Kansas Museum of Natural History records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 33
Overview

The Museum of Natural History at the University of Kansas began as the cabinet of natural history and now includes some 8 million specimens and 1.2 million archaeological artifacts. The records of the Museum are comprised of scrapbooks, artificial records, news releases, news clips, correspondence, budget records, personnel records, and publications.

Dates: 1878

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Names
University of Kansas 59
Quantrill, William Clarke, 1837-1865 21
White, William Allen, 1868-1944 21
United States. Army 19
Brown, John, 1800-1859 15
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 13
Republican Party (Kan.) 13
Armitage, Katie 12
Lane, James Henry, 1814-1866 12
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 12
University of Kansas. Libraries 11
Haskell Institute 10
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 10
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 9
Sumner High School (Kansas City, Kan.) 9
Wilcox, Laird M. 9
Ingalls, John James, 1833-1900 8
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) 8
O'Hegarty, P. S. (Patrick Sarsfield), 1879-1955 8
University of Kansas. Museum of Natural History 8
Connelley , William Elsey, 1855-1930 7
Lawrence, Amos Adams, 1814-1886 7
Reid, Albert Turner, 1873-1955 7
Robinson, Charles, 1818-1894 7
University of Kansas. William Allen White School of Journalism and Public Information 7
Wood, Frank 7
African Methodist Episcopal Church 6
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 6
Douglass Hospital (Kansas City, Kan.) 6
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 6
Inge, William 6
Landon, Alfred M. (Alfred Mossman), 1887-1987 6
Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Commission 6
Otto, David Arthur, 1934- 6
Pennell, Joseph Judd, 1866-1922 6
Sturgeon, Theodore 6
Trinity Episcopal Church (Lawrence, Kan.) 6
University of Kansas. Libraries. University Archives 6
University of Kansas. School of Engineering 6
White, William Lindsay, 1900-1973 6
Besinger, Curtis 5
Between the Covers Rare Books 5
Bowersock, Justin DeWitt, 1842-1922 5
Docking, Robert Blackwell, 1925-1983 5
Douglas County Historical Society (Douglas County, Kan.) 5
Eigner , Larry, 1927-1996 5
Freemasons. Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Kansas 5
Haskell Indian Junior College 5
Johnson, Ronald, 1935-1998 5
Kansas Association of Colored Women and Girls’ Clubs 5
Kansas Committee for the Humanities 5
Kansas. Legislature 5
Kansas. Supreme Court 5
Katzman, David M. 5
League of Women Voters of Kansas 5
Meyen, Edward L. 5
Miller, Timothy, 1944- 5
New England Emigrant Aid Company 5
Populist Party (Kan.) 5
Robinson, Sara T. L. (Sara Tappan Lawrence), 1827-1911 5
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity 4
Apfelbaum, Charles 4
Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company 4
Beal, George Malcolm, 1897- 4
Benjamin, David, 1963- 4
Boyd, Beverly, 1925- 4
Calvary Baptist Church (Wichita, Kan.) 4
Capper, Arthur, 1865-1951 4
Carney, Thomas, 1824-1888 4
Clark family 4
Clarke, Sidney, 1831-1909 4
Coan, Clark 4
Democratic Party (Kan.) 4
Domer, Dennis, 1944- 4
Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 4
Duchesne, Philippine, Saint, 1769-1852. 4
Ellis, Ralph Nicholson, 1908-1945 4
Friends in Council (Lawrence, Kan.) 4
Funston, Frederick, 1865-1917 4
Guttridge, G. H. (George Herbert), 1898- 4
Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art 4
Hoad, William C. (William Christian), 1874- 4
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 4
Horowitz, Frances Degen 4
Irvin, S. M. (Samuel Mcleary), 1812- 4
Kansas Congress of Colored Parents and Teachers 4
Kansas University Endowment Association 4
Kansas. Adjutant General's Office 4
Kansas. Board of Regents 4
Kansas. Legislature. House of Representatives 4
Kansas. Militia 4
Lane University (Lecompton Kan.) 4
League of Women Voters (Lawrence, Kan.) 4
Mrs. Hudson's Fine Books & Paper 4
Nuzum family 4
Oppenheimer, Robert, 1942- 4
Paden, William Doremus, 1903-1979 4
Plymouth Congregational Church (Lawrence, Kan.) 4
Spencer, Kenneth Aldred, 1902-1960 4
Tibbetts, John C. 4
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Language
English 3584
French 93
German 71
Spanish; Castilian 59
Latin 56