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Wamego (Kan.) -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Records:

Nixon and Williamson family papers

Call Number: RH MS 1116

The Nixon and Williamson families as well as the Chapman and Cooper families had ties to Edwardsville, Wyandotte County, Kansas; to Wamego, Pottawatomie County, Kansas and to the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas. This collection of the families' papers date from 1849-1961 and consists of letters, certificates, journals and photographs.

Dates: 1849 - 1961

Unidentified couple carte de visite

 Collection — Folder 1
Call Number: RH PH P2829

Carte de visit of a young man and woman standing by a fence in what appears to be a photographer's studio. The studio name provided on the card is "Tyson" from Wamego, Kansas.

Dates: approximately 1880-1900

Wamego, Kansas women's club records

Call Number: RH MS 919

These women's club records, which date from 1917 to 1940, consist primarily of yearbooks of the Portia Club of Wamego, Kansas and the women's guild of Wamego's St. Luke's Episcopal Church. Also included are a yearbook of the Wamego Study Club and an annual meeting program for District Six of the Kansas Federation of Women's Clubs.

Dates: 1917 - 1940