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Agreement between Robert Morrow and Jonathan Oldham and William T. Faxon

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P874
Overview

This agreement, signed by Robert Morrow, Jonathan Oldham, and William T. Faxon of the city of Lawrence in Kansas Territory, specifies their respective contractual obligations in a business arrangement for buying, cutting, curing, and packing pork. The agreement names Morrow for purchase of the pork, with Oldham and Faxon supplying the necessary buildings and labor.

Dates: November 27, 1860

Agreement to aid to the Memphis, Kansas and Colorado Railway Company

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P96
Overview

Agreement to give aid to the Memphis, Kansas and Colorado Railway Company, with 45 signatures. Parsons, Kansas.

Dates: February 7, 1878

Agricultural Hall of Fame records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1144
Overview The Agricultural Hall of Fame in Bonner Springs, Kansas was issued a federal charter by an act of the 86th Congress and signed by President Dwight D. Eisenhower on August 31, 1960. The purpose of The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame is to educate society on the historical and present value of American agriculture and to honor leadership in Agri-Business and Academia by providing education, information, experience and recognition. This collection consists of correspondence,...
Dates: 1975 - 1977

A.L. Murphy diary

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH VLT MS A5
Overview

A.L. Murphy's diary recounts his journey from Independence, Missouri overland to California.

Dates: 1849-05 - 1849-10-18

Albert A. Reichert papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1028
Overview

Albert A. Reichert, who lived for many years at Seneca, Kansas, was a veteran of the Spanish-American War, serving with the 22nd Kansas Volunteer Infantry Regiment. These papers include several of his letters of 1898, written to his parents of Holton, Kansas while he was posted at military camps in Virginia and Pennsylvania. His papers contain a small quantity of additional correspondence and his wife's funeral notice of 1951.

Dates: 1862 - 1951

Albert and Angela Feldstein political ephemera collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH WL MS 64
Overview

This collection contains political ephemera, buttons, stickers and posters from the 1990s through the 2010s, mostly of a left-leaning or liberal political nature from the United States.

Dates: 1990 - 2019

Albert D. Salisbury, Jr. papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 739
Overview

The Albert D. Salisbury Jr. papers are those of a long time Lawrence, Kansas resident who worked in the University of Kansas Chemistry Department and was active in various Lawrence Masonic groups and the Ninth Street Baptist Church.

Dates: 1921 - 1988

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

Albert Reid miscellanea

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P717
Overview

Albert T. Reid, born in Concordia, Kansas, is best known for his work in editorial cartoons in the early 20th century. He also worked as a painter and a teacher of art throughout his life. This collection consists of materials relating to Reid's donation to the Garnett Public Library.

Dates: 1920s, 1953-1955

Albert T. Reid cartoon collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS D171
Overview

This collection consists of cartoons collected by the William Allen White School of Journalism at the University of Kansas, as started by a donation from Kansas-born cartoonist Albert T. Reid. The collection also includes records regarding the acquisition of the collection, as well as a few scattered personal records from Reid.

Dates: 1850s - 1960s (bulk 1920s-1950s)

Alberta Pitcher papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 736
Overview

The Papers of Alberta Pitcher are those of a long time Lawrence, Kansas resident who worked in the houses of several University of Kansas fraternities.

Dates: 1923 - 1998

Albertype Company photographs

 Collection
Call Number: RH PH P139
Overview

Collection of photographs created by the Albertype Company of street scenes and buildings in various Kansas towns.

Dates: approximately 1910

Album inscribed to Milly Bushe

 Collection
Call Number: MS B113
Overview Manuscript "Album" inscribed to "Milly Bushe from Papa June 1857." The Bushe family appears to have lived in Arnestown, County Wexford, Ireland. Contains poems in various hands, some initialed and dated by the contributors. Among them, several commemorative poems refer to the death of Milly's sister, Annie H. Bushe, in 1868. The latest dated entry is signed "M[illy] B[ushe] April 1918". The opening poem is illustrated with a pencil sketch. Two loose inserts (printed poems) have been removed...
Dates: approximately 1857-1918

Album of Architectural and Topographical Drawings and Etchings

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: MS C297
Overview

This album of scenic views of buildings, topography and architectural details seems to been assembled by an amateur or student artist with the initials H.P. They probably record travels in Denmark, France, Switzerland and Britain circa 1889-1890, but some of the sketches may have been made from photographs.

Dates: 1889 - 1890

Album of letters and autographs from New York, New Jersey and Boston literary circles

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: MS E68
Overview

Album of autographs and letters by members of New York, New Jersey and Boston writing and publishing circles, mostly women. Collected by Annie Isabel (Willis) McCullough, a journalist and children's writer active 1889-1916. Some of the correspondence relates to Wellesley College, which she entered about 1884. She married William H. McCullough in 1894.

Dates: 1867-1909

Album of reviews, prospectuses, etc, of the Oxford University undergraduate magazine Farrago

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: MS D80
Overview

This collection consists of a single album, compiled by S. Nowell Smith and Peter Burra, containing 31 reviews of Farrago; 2 prospectuses; 1 8 page brochure (November 1930); a blank order form (December 1930); 7 advertisements in periodicals; 3 flyers; 4 posters; 3 placards; and 2 notices. Includes 1 signed order from C. Day Lewis, with note on page 9, and 1 signed order from Virginia Woolf also on page 9.

Dates: 1930 - 1931

Alexander L. Boyle artworks

 Collection
Call Number: PP 548
Overview

Alexander Boyle taught in the design department at the University of Kansas from 1953-1992. The collection includes items in various stages of creation and reproduction from Boyle's art. Boyle's focuses were birds in wildlife, traditional Aztec/Mesoamerican art, and buildings on the campus of the University of Kansas. His works depicting the Campanile and the old Fraser Hall are included.

Dates: 1965 - 1992

Alfred B. McPhaul papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P571
Overview

The Alfred B. McPhaul Papers reflect the Wichita, Kansas postal worker's involvement in that city's St. Matthew C.M.E. Church and interest in photography. They consist of items related to Gwendolyn Fuller Mukes and her performance at St. Matthew C.M.E. and a brief speech by McPhaul given to the Club Vintige. The two folders are arranged alphabetically. Photograph negatives from the collection are located at RH MS-P P571.

Dates: 1985

Alfred Curtiss and Clara Haskins Curtiss genealogy

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS E93
Overview

The genealogy of Alfred Curtiss and of his wife Clara Haskins Curtiss of, their descendants and some of their relatives. Ransomville, N.Y., 1924 written by their daughter, Elizabeth Curtiss. The collection also includes two images, one each of Alfred and Clara Curtiss.

Dates: 1924

Alfred M. Landon collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 3
Overview

This collection of speeches, correspondence, pamphlets, clippings, audiovisual material, and miscellaneous memorabilia was collected by historian Donald R. McCoy as a result of his research for the biography Landon of Kansas.

Dates: 1927-1963, 1966, 1980, 1983

Alfred M. Landon oral interviews

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 819
Overview

Alfred Mossman Landon, 1887-1987, a prominent Kansas Republican, served as Governor of Kansas from 1933-1937 and ran an unsuccessful campaign for the United States presidency in 1936. This collection includes audiotapes and transcripts of interviews with Governor Landon by Donald R. McCoy and Louis George Griffin from 1975-1976.

Dates: 1975 - 1976

Algis Budrys papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 112
Overview

Collection comprising typescript draft (with manuscript corrections) for Algys Budrys's science-fiction novel Who?; two printed editions of the novel; and the painting by Kelly Freas that inspired Budrys's short story "Who?", which Budrys later expanded into a novel.

Dates: approximately 1955

Alice Walker party invitation

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: MS P752
Overview

Invitation to a book party celebrating the publication of Alice Walker's collection of short stories, You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down, at the Women's Building in San Francisco, California.

Dates: May 23, 1981

All-American Conference to Combat Communism records

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Call Number: RH WL MS 18
Overview The All-American Conference to Combat Communism was formed in 1950 to defend American liberties and to expose and curtail communism within the United States. These records of the organization were collected by Frederick S. Harris, one of the Conference leaders who was also National Commander of the Jewish War Veterans of the United States. The records consist primarily of Harris's correspondence with other leaders of the Conference, and include meeting programs and published statements of...
Dates: 1950 - 1962

All-Sew Club records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 337
Overview

A collection of the records and the minutes of various meetings of the All-Sew Club from the years 1912-1971.

Dates: 1912 - 1971

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Haskell Institute 10
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 10
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 9
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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
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Wood, Frank 7
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Inge, William 6
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Otto, David Arthur, 1934- 6
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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
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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
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
Topeka School District (Topeka, Kan.) 4
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French 93
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Spanish; Castilian 60
Latin 56