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Annual meeting report of the Hodgeman County Historical Society

Annual meeting report of the Hodgeman County Historical Society
Creator: Pitts, Frances
Date: September 09, 1966
A report of the regular Annual Meeting of the Hodgeman County Historical Society, Jetmore, Kansas. Listed are the officers and directors who were elected. Frances Pitts, Secretary, signed the report.


Art Work on Eastern Kansas

Art Work on Eastern Kansas
Creator: Western Photogravure Company
Date: 1900
This pictorial book gives a brief overview of eastern Kansas. This is part two of twelve. The State Library in Topeka and the Old Mill in Lawrence are some of the featured photographs.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Halstead, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Halstead, Kansas
Date: Between 1950s and 1960s
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot in Halstead, Kansas. The combination depot still stands and houses the Halstead Heritage Museum and Depot.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Sitka, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Sitka, Kansas
Date: May 06, 1962
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot from Sitka, Kansas. The wooden structure with clapboard siding was moved to Ashland, Kansas by Sam Cravens. The depot was later moved to Dodge City, Kansas and is now part of the Book Hill Museum.


Bird's Eye View of Peabody, Marion County, Kansas

Bird's Eye View of Peabody, Marion County, Kansas
Creator: Morse, D. D
Date: 1878
This colored lithograph is a bird's eye view of Peabody, Marion County, Kansas. The legend at the bottom of the image identifies churches, schools, banks, a printing office, a hotel, a flour mill and wagon shops. The business district is very distinct. The Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad ran through the town. The inset in the middle bottom depicts the Peabody Library. There is a race track in the upper left area of the lithograph. It was drawn by D. D. Morse in 1878 and published by Lott & Zeuch Lithograph, Chicago, Illinois.


Bob Keckeisen speaking at an exhibit opening at the Kansas State Historical Society

Bob Keckeisen speaking at an exhibit opening at the Kansas State Historical Society
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society. Library and Archives Division
Date: Between 2000 and 2003
A slide showing Bob Keckeisen speaking at the Moments of Glory exhibit opening at the Kansas State Historical Society in Topeka, Kansas.


Boeing Airplane Company, Wichita, Kansas

Boeing Airplane Company, Wichita, Kansas
Creator: Boeing Airplane Company
Date: Between 1935 and 1943
A view of men and women in a library for workers at the Boeing Airplane Company in Wichita, Kansas. The library was created as part of the Works Progress Administration's library services program.


Boeing Airplane Company, Wichita, Kansas

Boeing Airplane Company, Wichita, Kansas
Creator: United States. Works Progress Administration
Date: Between 1935 and 1943
View of a woman and man looking at a book in the Boeing Airplane Company library in Wichita, Kansas. The library was created as part of the Works Progress Administration's library service program.


Bookmobile

Bookmobile
Creator: United States. Works Progress Administration
Date: Between 1935 and 1943
A rear view of a bookmobile showing the books inside, part of the Work Progress Administration, library services program.


Bookmobile

Bookmobile
Creator: United States. Works Progress Administration
Date: Between 1935 and 1943
A man and woman standing next to a bookmobile, part of the Works Progress Administration's library services program.


Bookmobile

Bookmobile
Creator: United States. Works Progress Administration
Date: Between 1935 and 1943
Military and civilians at a United States Naval base looking at books from a bookmobile, part of the Works Progress Administration's library services program.


Bookmobile

Bookmobile
Creator: United States. Works Progress Administration
Date: Between 1935 and 1943
A man and four women reading books at a bookmobile, part of the Works Progress Administration's library services program.


Bookmobile, Fairfax, Kansas City, Kansas

Bookmobile, Fairfax, Kansas City, Kansas
Date: Between 1935 and 1943
Sailors and civilians looking at books from a bookmobile, part of the Works Progress Administration, library services program, Fairfax, Kansas City, Kansas.


Bookmobile, Kansas City, Kansas

Bookmobile, Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: United States. Works Progress Administration
Date: Between 1935 and 1943
Civilians and members of the military at a bookmobile, Fairfax, Kansas City, Kansas. The bookmobile was part of the Works Progress Administration's library services program.


Bookmobile in Kansas

Bookmobile in Kansas
Date: July 3, 1958
This postcard shows a bookmobile for Kansas, a service provided by the Traveling Libraries Commission. The postmark is July 3, 1958, and it is addressed to Nyle Miller, executive director of the Historical Sociey. It concerns Miller sending the writer information about the Society's publication "The Annals of Kansas."


Carnegie Library in Council Grove, Kansas

Carnegie Library in Council Grove, Kansas
Date: Between 1930 and 1939
This is a postcard showing the Carnegie Library located at Second and Main Streets in Council Grove, Kansas.


Carnegie Library in Kansas City, Kansas

Carnegie Library in Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Webb-Freyschlog Merc. Co.
Date: Between 1900 and 1925
Two postcards showing the Carnegie Library in Kansas City, Kansas.


Carnegie Library in Kansas City, Kansas

Carnegie Library in Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Bernstein, Max
Date: Between 1914 and 1916
A postcard showing the Carnegie Library in Kansas City, Kansas.


Carnegie Library in Newton, Kansas

Carnegie Library in Newton, Kansas
Creator: Smith, William K.
Date: Between 1910 and 1920
This is a postcard showing the Carnegie Library in Newton, Kansas.


Carnegie library, Salina, Kansas

Carnegie library, Salina, Kansas
Date: Between 1900 and 1910
This photograph shows the Carnegie library in Salina, Kansas. In the foreground a horse-drawn buggy is visible while two people are sitting on the library steps.


Charles Basore's museum, Bentley, Kansas

Charles Basore's museum, Bentley, Kansas
Date: 1966
Three color photos of Charles Basore's museum two miles south of Bentley. One view is the exterior of the building and the other two are interior views showing various displays.


City Public Library, Topeka, Kansas

City Public Library, Topeka, Kansas
Date: Between 1911 and 1915
This is a colorized postcard of the City Public Library, Topeka, Kansas.


City library building in Topeka, Kansas

City library building in Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Art Publishing Company
Date: 1888
A book illustration showing the Topeka City Library located on the Kansas capitol grounds in Topeka, Kansas. Visible in the photograph is the north wing of the Kansas capitol, which is under construction, and the First Presbyterian Church. The illustration was removed from The Capital City published by Art Publishing Company.


Clifford W. Beers exhibit at Menninger Museum in Topeka, Kansas

Clifford W. Beers exhibit at Menninger Museum in Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1963
These six black and white photographs show the exhibit about the life and work of Clifford W. Beers, a mental health pioneer. The exhibit opened October 4, 1963, in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Board of Menninger Trustees. In 1909 Beers founded the "National Committee for Mental Hygiene", which became Mental Health America, in order to continue the reform for the treatment of the mentally ill. He also started the Clifford Beers Clinic in New Haven, Connecticut, in 1913, which is believed to be the first outpatient mental health clinic in the United States. He was a leader in the field until his retirement in 1939.


Comparison of products, population, and resources of the free and slave states

Comparison of products, population, and resources of the free and slave states
Creator: Batchelder, John M.
Date: 1861
A bar graph comparing free and slave states between 1850 and 1860. Categories compared include schools, libraries, books, newspapers, periodicals, literacy, land area, population, militia, wealth, exports, imports, canals, railroads, postage, mail, transportation, agricultural products, farm value, and manufacturing.


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