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Aerial photograph of Atchison, Kansas

Aerial photograph of Atchison, Kansas
Creator: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Date: June 16, 1981
This is an aerial view of Atchison, Kansas taken by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. A portion of the Missouri River is visible.


Aerial views of construction of Menninger West Campus buildings, Topeka

Aerial views of construction of Menninger West Campus buildings, Topeka
Date: June 22, 1981
These three black and white photographs show the construction of the Menninger Clinic, West Campus building project. In 1925, the Menninger Sanitarium Corporation purchased a farmhouse on the west edge of Topeka, Kansas. The farmhouse became the inpatient clinic and the surrounding 20 acres were developed with buildings and gardens to become the "East Campus" of the Menninger Foundation. In 1982, the "West Campus", a much larger area, was developed west of Topeka, a residential scale community of 28 structures on a 350 acre hilltop campus. In 2003, the Menninger Foundation was moved to Houston, Texas.


American Legion baseball team from Silver Lake, Kansas

American Legion baseball team from Silver Lake, Kansas
Date: 1981
The American Legion Post 160 baseball team from Silver Lake, Kansas is shown in this photograph from 1981. The team won its third consecutive Class AA American Legion state championship by defeating Smith Center in the title game played in Seneca. The Post 160 team then defeated a team from Hays, the Class AAA Legion champions, for the right to represent Kansas in the American Legion's multi-state regional tournament held in Ralston, Nebraska. Standing in the photo are (l to r): David Dodge; Scott Abbott; Steve Brady; Jerry Kruger; Bryan Ferguson; Jess Adams; and, Deron Johnson. Kneeling in the front are (l to r): Mike Burton (manager); David Workman; Brent Lilley; Doug McDaniel; Bruce Ferguson; Tom Hinson; Alan Martinek; and, Sheldon Pokorney (coach). Digital reproduction of the photo was accomplished through a joint project sponsored by the Kansas Historical Society and the Shawnee County Baseball Hall of Fame.


Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company's circus loading

Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company's circus loading
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1950 and 1985
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company intermodal transportation services. The description for this photograph called this type of loading of trailers "circus loading." It is a term used to describe an older method of loading highway trailers on flatcars (TOFC), whereby a tractor backs the trailer up to a ramp placed at one end of a cut of cars. Circus loading requires bridge plates at each end of all cars to enable the trailer and tractor to pass from car to car.


Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company's piggy-back trailer

Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company's piggy-back trailer
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1950 and 1985
This photograph shows an example of a Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company truck trailer logo, the four feather herald. It has the traditional logo with four feather like portions that contain the words truck rail service, highway, piggy-back, and container. It is part of the ATSF Railway Company intermodal services.


Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company's piggy-back trailer

Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company's piggy-back trailer
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1950 and 1985
This photograph shows a side view of an Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company piggy-back truck trailer, Z20009.


Augustinian priest at the Campos' home in Topeka, Kansas

Augustinian priest at the Campos' home in Topeka, Kansas
Date: June 1981
This is a photograph showing an Augustinian priest at Jesse Campos' home in Topeka, Kansas.


Boy Using a Scapula Hoe

Boy Using a Scapula Hoe
Creator: Stein, Martin
Date: June 07, 1981
This slide shows a young boy using a scapula hoe. In the background, is a grass house under construction.


Construction update, Spring 1981,  Menninger Foundation, Topeka, Kansas

Construction update, Spring 1981, Menninger Foundation, Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1981
This publication by the Menninger Foundation details the new building program for the "West Campus".


Construction update, Summer 1981, Menninger Foundation, Topeka, Kansas

Construction update, Summer 1981, Menninger Foundation, Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1981
This publication by the Menninger Foundation details the new building program for the "West Campus".


Duane Wallace

Duane Wallace
Date: 1981
A portrait of Duane Wallace of the 4-H Foundation.


Ecavation of Bison Bones at 14BA320

Ecavation of Bison Bones at 14BA320
Date: 1981
The slides shown here were taken at a paleontological site in Barber County. The site, an isolated bison skeleton of a probable extinct form, was excavated in 1981 by Kansas Historical Society archeologists. The skeleton was exposed five meters below the modern surface. Shown are fragments of the front leg, vertebrae, ribs and other bone elements.


Elton Raymond and Nora Helen Allen

Elton Raymond and Nora Helen Allen
Date: September 06, 1981
A photograph of Elton Raymond and Nora Helen Allen at their 50th wedding anniversary. Family members are identified as (left to right) seated: Nora Helen Allen and Elton Raymond Allen; back row: Raymond B., Donald D., William Boyd, Harvey G., and Martin W. Elton Raymond and Nora Helen Allen lived and farmed near Soldier, jackson County, Kansas.


Father George Mationi walking around the Mexican Fiesta grounds in Topeka, Kansas

Father George Mationi walking around the Mexican Fiesta grounds in Topeka, Kansas
Date: July 1981
This is a photograph showing Father George Mationi walking around the Mexican Fiesta grounds at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Topeka, Kansas.


Father Jose at the Campos' home in Topeka, Kansas

Father Jose at the Campos' home in Topeka, Kansas
Date: June 1981
This is a photograph of Father Jose, an Augustinian priest, at Jesse Campos' home, in Topeka, Kansas.


Freudian Follies at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas

Freudian Follies at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas
Date: Between 1981 and 1982
Vic Bilalas is shown singing with the chorus in the Freudian Follies. After four years of training in psychiatry, the Menninger psychiatric residents wrote, directed, and acted in a show spoofing the program, the clinic, the faculty, psychiatric and psychoanalytic theory and the whole world.


Front door, John Fenton Pratt home (Cottonwood Ranch), Studley, Sheridan County, Kansas

Front door, John Fenton Pratt home (Cottonwood Ranch), Studley, Sheridan County, Kansas
Date: 1981
The original front door of the John Fenton Pratt home (Cottonwood Ranch), Studley, Sheridan County, Kansas. Cottonwood Ranch was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.


Governor John William Carlin with Colonel Joe Engle

Governor John William Carlin with Colonel Joe Engle
Date: 1981
These photographs show Governor John William Carlin with NASA astronauts at the Kansas State Capitol and Governor's office. Other notable individuals in the photographs are: Secretary of State Jack Brier, State Insurance Commissioner Fletcher Bell, and Colonel Joe Engle. Colonel Joe Engle was born in Chapman Kansas, he went on to be a pilot who served in the United States Air Force as a test pilot for the North American X-15 program as well as an aeronautical engineer and NASA astronaut.


Hesston's "Cowboy Classics" series belt buckles

Hesston's "Cowboy Classics" series belt buckles
Creator: Hesston Corporation
Date: 1975-1982
Hesston Corporation, an agricultural implement manufacturer from Hesston, Kansas, began sponsoring the national rodeo finals in 1975 with this series of collector belt buckles. The Hesston company continued to issue belt buckles through 1991 when the company was sold to AGCO Corporation.


Hesston annual report

Hesston annual report
Creator: Hesston Corporation
Date: 1981
This annual report from the Hesston Corporation includes: financial highlights of the company and financial news to and from stockholders and employees. This publication funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission through the Kansas State Historical Records Advisory Board.


Interview on experiences in World War II

Interview on experiences in World War II
Creator: Warner, Ida Sellers
Date: Oct. 28, 1981
Ida Sellers Warner enlisted in the WAC (Women's Army Corps) in 1943 and served until 1945 in the Ninth Air Corps. Interviewed by Carolyn Sayler on Jan 1, 1901, Warner talked about military experiences in the Second World War. This transcript was for a newspaper article to be written by Carolyn Sayler for the Lyons Daily News in October 1981. It was collected as part of this oral history project. The 2005 Kansas Legislature passed a bill funding the WWII Veterans Oral History grant program. This transcript is from one of the community institutions receiving grants. The transcript of the interview is presented here; the original video copy of the interview is available through the Rice County Historical Society (Lyons) and through the Kansas State Historical Society.


Joan Mebed at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas

Joan Mebed at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas
Date: July 1981
Joan Mebed, art teacher in the Children's Division of the Menninger Clinic, is shown in this photograph. The Menninger philosophy for children and adults was that mental illness could be treated with an integrated medical, psychodynamic, and developmental approach for the total health of patients.


Joe Henry Engle

Joe Henry Engle
Date: Between 1981 and 1985
A portrait of astronaut Joe Henry Engle, of Chapman, Kansas, who commanded the second Space Shuttle "Columbia" mission in 1981 and a Space Shuttle "Discovery" mission in 1985. Born August 26, 1932 in Dickinson County, Kansas, Engle graduated from the University of Kansas in 1956.


John Carlin at the museum ground breaking, Topeka, Kansas

John Carlin at the museum ground breaking, Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society
Date: August 29, 1981
This is a photograph of John Carlin at the museum ground breaking in Topeka, Kansas. The museum is located at 6425 SW 6th Ave.


John Gunderson, M.D., at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas

John Gunderson, M.D., at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas
Date: March 1981
John Gunderson, M.D., of McLean Hospital in Massachusetts, is shown at a lecture at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas. Dr. Gunderson is known for his work on schizophrenia and the borderline condition.


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