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= Collection has print material (housed in LaBudde Special Collections)    = Collection has audio material (housed in Marr Sound Archives)

J.A. Beauchamp Collection
Material related to the Beauchamp family, including military records, correspondence during World War I and a bill of sale for a slave, 1851-1934

 

Eliot S. Berkley Collection
Small collection of miscellaneous historical documents from educator and civic leader from Kansas City

 

Richard W. Bolling Collection
Missouri Democratic Representative to U.S. Congress, serving from 1949-1983

Note: audio material housed with print collection

 

L. Perry Cookingham Collection
Distinguished city manager of Kansas City, Missouri, serving from 1940-1959

Note: audio material housed with print collection

 

Bernard G. Farrar, Jr. Collection
Small collection of Civil War letters from the distinguished military leader from St. Louis to his wife

 

GLAMA (Gay & Lesbian Archive of Mid-America) Collections
Initiative to collect, preserve, and make accessible the materials that reflect the histories of the LGBT communities of the Kansas City region

Note: Goes to UMKC/GLAMA website

 

J. David Goldin Collection
Goldin is an internationally recognized authority on the history of radio

 

J.E. Lynn Railroad Memorabilia Collection
General Passenger Agent for the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad office located in Kansas City, and collector of railroad memorabilia, 1896-1960

 

Map & Atlas Collection
See: Rare Book Collections - Map & Atlas Collection

 

Gaylord Marr Collection
Expansive collection of writings, teaching material, theatre production, periodicals, images and personal effects, related to UMKC Associate Professor of Communication Studies and namesake of the Marr Sound Archives, 1923-2006

 

Missouri Constitution Collection
Material related to the State Constitution of 1945, Missouri's fourth and current rule of law, 1944-1945

 

Calder Pickett Collection
Professor Emeritus of Journalism at the University of Kansas and host of The American Past, a radio program (1970s-2000s) on KANU in Lawrence, Kansas, 1921-

 

Railroad Collection
Miscellaneous collection largely comprised of railroad company certificates, as well as weekly reports, railroad time cards, company rules and invitations

 

T. E. Roderick Collection
Business correspondence related to the formation of the agricultural conglomerate Ozark Peach and Apple Farm Co., 1912-1914

 

Judge Reuben F. Roy Collection
Personal and professional correspondence related to politics, women's rights, the Temperance Movement, education, small town life, and other social and cultural issues; collected by the Missouri Judge, 1863-1922

 

Robert M. Snyder, Jr. Collection
See: Rare Book Collections - Snyder Collection

 

Martha Jane Starr Collection
Kansas City philanthropist and trailblazer in the area of family planning and women’s health issues, with strong ties to the University of Missouri-Kansas City and several of its programs and initiatives, 1906-2011

 

Suzanne Statland Collection
Primary and secondary resources related to Holocaust Studies

Note: audio material housed with print collection

 

World War II Collection
War-related emphemera, including correspondence, postcards, rationing stamps, etc.

 

Helen Xarhis-DePasco Collection
World War II-era material, including correspondence with enlisted brothers, photographs and other associated ephemera belonging to Kansas City-born woman

 

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