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Hesston sales manual

Hesston sales manual
Creator: Hesston Corporation
Date: 1976
This sales manual from 1976 includes product brochures, pricing and diagrams for individual merchandise sold by the Hesston Corporation. This publication funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission through the Kansas State Historical Records Advisory Board.


Kansas Republican Women Club's manual

Kansas Republican Women Club's manual
Creator: Ackerman, Gertrude
Date: 1942,1949
This manual is from the Kansas Republican Women Club's. Included in the manual for the Club are their bylaws, constitution, meeting notes and a question and answer section about the Club.


Manual of procedure, accounting and finance department

Manual of procedure, accounting and finance department
Creator: Kansas Emergency Relief Committee
Date: April 01, 1935
The Kansas Emergency Relief Committee was created in July 1932 to obtain and administer federal emergency loans made available to states through Herbert Hoover's Emergency Relief and Construction Act of 1932. President Franklin Roosevelt expanded on this act with the Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA) in 1933, leading the Kansas committee to change its name to the Kansas Emergency Relief Committee (KERC). Under the direction of Kansas's new governor, Alf Landon, the KERC managed direct and work relief programs in Kansas including emergency education, transient relief, rural rehabilitation, drought relief, and a slew of public works projects including the construction of farm ponds and lakes, and the renovation and construction of public buildings, roads, and quarries. This is a "manual of procedure for obtaining material, equipment, and services for use on projects." John Stutz was executive director of the KERC.


Manual of procedure, engineering department

Manual of procedure, engineering department
Creator: Kansas Emergency Relief Committee
Date: March 01, 1935
The Kansas Emergency Relief Committee was created in July 1932 to obtain and administer federal emergency loans made available to states through Herbert Hoover's Emergency Relief and Construction Act of 1932. President Franklin Roosevelt expanded on this act with the Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA) in 1933, leading the Kansas committee to change its name to the Kansas Emergency Relief Committee (KERC). Under the direction of Kansas's new governor, Alf Landon, the KERC managed direct and work relief programs in Kansas including emergency education, transient relief, rural rehabilitation, drought relief, and a slew of public works projects including the construction of farm ponds and lakes, and the renovation and construction of public buildings, roads, and quarries. This item is a manual of procedure "for the planning and designing of work relief projects for the guidance of the county relief administrations and the sponsors of work relief projects in the preparation of their plans and specifications for the work relief projects." John Stutz was executive director of the KERC.


Playground manual, outline of instruction for playground management

Playground manual, outline of instruction for playground management
Creator: Kansas Emergency Relief Committee
Date: 1935
The Kansas Emergency Relief Committee was created in July 1932 to obtain and administer federal emergency loans made available to states through Herbert Hoover's Emergency Relief and Construction Act of 1932. President Franklin Roosevelt expanded on this act with the Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA) in 1933, leading the Kansas committee to change its name to the Kansas Emergency Relief Committee (KERC). Under the direction of Kansas's new governor, Alf Landon, the KERC managed direct and work relief programs in Kansas including emergency education, transient relief, rural rehabilitation, drought relief, and a slew of public works projects including the construction of farm ponds and lakes, and the renovation and construction of public buildings, roads, and quarries. This is a "playground manual outlining a course of instruction and procedure in the organization, management, and conduct of playgrounds to be organized and conducted under the direction of the county relief administration." John Stutz was the executive director of the KERC.


Suggested office prodedure for county relief administration

Suggested office prodedure for county relief administration
Creator: Kansas Emergency Relief Committee
Date: 1935
The Kansas Emergency Relief Committee was created in July 1932 to obtain and administer federal emergency loans made available to states through Herbert Hoover's Emergency Relief and Construction Act of 1932. President Franklin Roosevelt expanded on this act with the Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA) in 1933, leading the Kansas committee to change its name to the Kansas Emergency Relief Committee (KERC). Under the direction of Kansas's new governor, Alf Landon, the KERC managed direct and work relief programs in Kansas including emergency education, transient relief, rural rehabilitation, drought relief, and a slew of public works projects including the construction of farm ponds and lakes, and the renovation and construction of public buildings, roads, and quarries. This item contains office procedures for county relief administrations. John Stutz was the executive director of the KERC.


The fundamentals of good ballroom dancing

The fundamentals of good ballroom dancing
Creator: Brooks, Louise
Date: 1940
In this booklet silent film star Louise Brooks outlines the fundamentals of ballroom dancing. Born November 14, 1906 in Cherryvale, Kansas, Louise Brooks studied dance in Wichita, Kansas until she moved to New York in 1922. There she joined the Denishawn School of Dancing and Related Arts, a modern dance company, and then the Ziegfeld Follies. Brooks next worked in Hollywood at Paramount Pictures, and afterward in Germany, where she starred in the acclaimed film Pandora's Box, directed by G.W. Pabst. She retired from acting in 1938, returned to Wichita in 1940 and founded the Louise Brooks School of Ballroom Dancing located at 110 N. Hillside.


Weaving manual, women's section, engineering department

Weaving manual, women's section, engineering department
Creator: Kansas Emergency Relief Committee
Date: August 01, 1935
The Kansas Emergency Relief Committee was created in July 1932 to obtain and administer federal emergency loans made available to states through Herbert Hoover's Emergency Relief and Construction Act of 1932. President Franklin Roosevelt expanded on this act with the Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA) in 1933, leading the Kansas committee to change its name to the Kansas Emergency Relief Committee (KERC). Under the direction of Kansas's new governor, Alf Landon, the KERC managed direct and work relief programs in Kansas including emergency education, transient relief, rural rehabilitation, drought relief, and a slew of public works projects including the construction of farm ponds and lakes, and the renovation and construction of public buildings, roads, and quarries. This is a weaving manual "which is to be used as a text for practical courses of instruction for women in the art of simple weaving." John Stutz was the executive director of the KERC.


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