Henry Malone Papers

Collection Summary

Title: Henry Malone Papers
Call Number: MS 86-04
Size: 2.25 linear feet
Acquisition: Gift of the Department of American Studies of Wichita State University
Processed By: JAH, 1-30-1986; JEF: 6-4-1998; MN, 11-2008
Note: None
Restrictions: None

Literary Rights

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Restrictions

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Content Note

This collection of the papers of Henry Malone primarily contain information on the trails of Kansas. This is found in the form of maps, articles, unpublished papers, correspondence and references to the Kansas State Historical Collection and the Kansas Historical Quarterly. Material also included in these papers is the development of the Department of American Studies, research project papers and correspondence, information on WSU’s Library Associates and the Cultural Heritage Center of Dodge City, Kansas.

Detailed Description: Series Listing

Series 1 Box 1 FF 1-106 Trails
Series 2 Box 1 FF 107-142 Subject files
Series 3 Box 1 FF 143-144 University-related files
Series 4 Box 2 Trails and Kansas county maps
Series 5 Box 3 Audio recordings

Detailed Description: Box and Folder Listing

Series 1 ‒ Trails

Box 1 FF 1 Adobe Walls - Dodge City Trail. Includes maps of the Jones Plummer Trail, Adobe Walls to Dodge City Trail and Fort Bascom to Dodge City Trail. Contains information from a thesis and a paper.
Box 1 FF 2 Baxter Springs - Osage Mission Trail. Includes reference in the Kansas Historical Quarterly on the Baxter Springs - Osage Mission Trail.
Box 1 FF 3 Belle-Meade Trail. Includes maps of the Belle-Meade Trail and photocopied pages from Notes on Early Clark County Kansas and the Kansas State Historical Society.
Box 1 FF 4 Bone or Bone Haulers Trail. Includes clippings, notes and reference sheets on the Bone Trail.
Box 1 FF 5 Buffalo Trail. Includes a reference to the Kansas Historical Collections.
Box 1 FF 6 California Trail. Includes maps of the Fayetteville Trail and written instructions on the path of the California Trail through Kansas.
Box 1 FF 7 Cattle Trails. Contains paper listing where information on cattle trails are found.
Box 1 FF 8 Cawker City - Smith Center Trail. Includes a photocopied page from the Kansas Historical Quarterly mentioning the Cawker City - Smith Center Trail.
Box 1 FF 9 Chase County Trails. Contains a note paper listing articles in the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 10 Coffeyville Trail. Contains a photocopy from the Chronicles of Oklahoma Vol. 22 mentioning the Coffeyville Trail.
Box 1 FF 11 Council Bluffs Trail. Includes information from the Kansas Historical Quarterly, maps and references to the Kansas Historical Collections about the trail.
Box 1 FF 12 Cox Trail. Includes a handwritten note indicating the location, time of use and why the trail was there. Also contain the general history of the trail, maps and Aboriginal Artistry.
Box 1 FF 13 Dawson Trail. Includes map of the trail, map of the county, outline of Kansas, a photocopy from The History of the Cattle in the Southwest (Vol. 19) and photocopy from the Ora Peake Glendale mentioning the location of the trail.
Box 1 FF 14 Dewey Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly on the Dewey Trail.
Box 1 FF 15 Dodge City - Ogallala Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly on the Dodge City - Ogallala Trail.
Box 1 FF 16 Dodge City to Englewood Trail. Includes a notecard on the trail, photocopied maps of the trail plus a county outline map and map with identification of water ways.
Box 1 FF 17 Ellsworth and Newton Trail. Contains two memos on Bob Gray dated 1-20-1970.
Box 1 FF 18 Emporia Trail (Burlingame Trail). Includes newspaper clippings, reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly and a photocopy map of the trail.
Box 1 FF 19 Fort Aubrey Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Biennial Report.
Box 1 FF 20 Fort Cobb, I. T. Road to Ellsworth. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 21 Fort Coffey - Fort Leavenworth Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 22 Fort Dodge - Camp Supply Military Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly and the Kansas Historical Collection.
Box 1 FF 23 Fort Dodge - Fort Bascom Trail. Contains directions where information can be located on the trail.
Box 1 FF 24 Fort Dodge - Fort Hays Military Road. Includes maps of the road and three on information on the location of the road.
Box 1 FF 25 Fort Dodge - Fort Leavenworth Wagon Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 26 Fort Griffin - Dodge City Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Collection and the photocopy article “Fort Griffin, Dodge City Trail Last Cattle Trail” from the High Plains Journal, Sat., Feb. 4, 1961.
Box 1 FF 27 Fort Harker to Fort Gibson Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly and a photocopy map of the road.
Box 1 FF 28 Fort Harker to Fort Larned Military Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 29 Fort Harker to Fort Riley Military Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 30 Fort Harker to Wichita Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 31 Fort Harker to Fort Zarah Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 32 Fort Hays - Fort Dodge Trail. Contains newspaper clipping, “Once Famous Military Trail Passed Through Middle of Park Site” from the LaCrosse Republican (May 2, 1935), a map and a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 33 Fort Larned - Fort Leavenworth Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 34 Fort Leavenworth - Fort Gibson Military Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 35 Fort Leavenworth - Fort Kearny Military Road. Contains three notecard references to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 36 Fort Leaveworth - Fort Laramie Military Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly and a notecard reference to Kansas Historical Collection.
Box 1 FF 37 Fort Leavenworth - Fort Riley Military Road. Contains five notecard references to Kansas Historical Quarterly and one notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Collection.
Box 1 FF 38 Fort Leavenworth - Fort Scott Military Road. Contains four notecard references to Kansas Historical Quarterly and one notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Collection.
Box 1 FF 39 Fort Leavenworth - Fort Sill Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 40 Fort Leavenworth - Fort Towson Route. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 41 Fort Leavenworth - Maryville Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 42 Fort Leavenworth - St. Mary’s Mission Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 43 Fort Leavenworth - Santa Fe Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 44 Fort Leavenworth to Big Blue Military Road (Old and New). Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 45 Fort Leavenworth Military Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 46 Fort Lyon - Fort Wallace Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 47 Fort Riley - Bent’s Fort Military Road. Contains a photocopy map of Ft. Riley - Bent’s Fort Military Road, a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Collection and a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 48 Fort Riley Military Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 49 Fort Riley - Fort Ellsworth Military Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Collection.
Box 1 FF 50 Fort Riley - Fort Kearny Military Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Collection, a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly and a photocopy map of the Fort Kearny to Fort Riley Road.
Box 1 FF 51 Fort Riley - Fort Larned Military Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly and a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Collection.
Box 1 FF 52 Fort Scott - Council Grove Route. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 53 Fort Scott - Fort Gibson Military Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 54 Fort Scott - Independence Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Collection.
Box 1 FF 55 Fort Scott - Lawrence Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 56 Fort Scott - Mount Oread Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 57 Fort Scott - Fort Wyandotte Road. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 58 Fort Zarah - Ellsworth Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 59 Harper Trail. Contains a notecard referring to information on the Harper Trail, a photocopy article “The Harper Trail” from The Harper County Story by Gwendoline and Paul Sander. It also includes three different photocopied maps of the Harper Trail.
Box 1 FF 60 Hays - Dodge City Trail. Contains a notecard reference to Hays - Dodge City Trail material and a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 61 Hyatt Trail to Carlyle. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly plus a photocopied page from the Kansas Historical Quarterly, Volume IV.
Box 1 FF 62 Jones - Plummer Trail. Contains four notecards which have historical notes on the trail.
Box 1 FF 63 Kingman Trail. Includes a general highway map of Kingman County, Kansas, the article “The Kingman Trail,” notecards on the Pawnee Trail, Shawnee Trail and Kingman Trail and photocopied maps of the Cannon Ball Stage Route, the Kingman Trail and the Kingman Trail - Cannon Ball Stage Road.
Box 1 FF 64 Lane Trail. Includes notes and landmarks of the Lane Trail, the photocopied article “The Lane Trail” and photocopied maps of the Lane Trail.
Box 1 FF 65 Leavenworth - Fort Dodge Wagon Trail. Contains a notecard reference on the Leavenworth - Fort Dodge Trail.
Box 1 FF 66 Leavenworth and Pikes Peaks Road. Includes a notecard with information on the Leavenworth - Pikes Peak Road, the photocopied article “Leavenworth and Pikes Peak Express” and a photocopied map of Leavenworth and Pikes Peak Express Route.
Box 1 FF 67 McCoys Trail (See also Abilene Trail and Chisholm). Contains the article “Cattle Towns and Cowtown Days” from Zarnows’ Kansas and a photocopied map.
Box 1 FF 68 Marshall County Trails. Contains a notecard reference to an article.
Box 1 FF 69 Medicine Lodge Trail. Contains the article “The Political History” from Pioneer History of Kingman County, Kansas, a notecard reference to material on the Medicine Lodge Trail and photocopied maps of the trail.
Box 1 FF 70 Mormon Trails. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Collection.
Box 1 FF 71 Northup Trail. Contains an information sheet on the trail, a map of the trail, the article “Reno County Kansas” and three blank Applicant Record Cards.
Box 1 FF 72 Oketo Cut-Off. Contains the article “First Election in Marshall County” from Root, Frank A. and Connelley, William E., The Overland Stage to California.
Box 1 FF 73 Overland Stage Line (Ben Holladay’s). Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Collection.
Box 1 FF 74 Pawnee Trail. Contains a general highway map of Pawnee County, Kansas, maps of the trail, reference to information on the trail from the Kansas Historical Collections (Volume 5) and a memo regarding an information source on the trail.
Box 1 FF 75 Onate’s Route. Contains a pamphlet They Came From Spain, a map of New Mexico in Onates Time and a map Onates Route to the Kingdom of Quivira 1601.
Box 1 FF 76 Oregon Trail Bibliography. Contains a reference sheet on the Oregon Trail, a map of the trail and a map of the Oregon Trail with the St. Joseph Branch.
Box 1 FF 77 Overland Stage Line (Leavenworth - Fort Scott). Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Collection.
Box 1 FF 78 Parallel Road. Contains a photocopy of the Parallel Road and a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Collection.
Box 1 FF 79 Park City Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly and photocopied pages from Cattle Towns by Robert R. Dykstra.
Box 1 FF 80 Park City - Kansas Pacific Trail (purposed cattle trail). Contains a map of the trail.
Box 1 FF 81 Pratt County Trails. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 82 Pony Express Route. Contains a reference sheet on the Pony Express, a list of newspaper articles mentioned in the Missouri Historical Review, a photocopied map of the trail and a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Collection.
Box 1 FF 83 Russell - Bull City Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 84 Santa Fe Bibliography. Includes the articles “The Buckskin Report,” “Old Santa Fe Trail Paved the Way for a Great Rairoad;” cut-outs from the Colorado Magazine Index, the Missouri Historical Review Cumulative Index; reference notes to the Kansas Historical Quarterly and Kansas Historical Collections plus the Kansas Biennial Reports.
Box 1 FF 85 Santa Fe Trail (Supplement Folder). Includes newspaper clippings from The Eagle Beacon and letters between Henry Malone and Mr. and Mrs. Martin.
Box 1 FF 86 Santa Fe Trail - Bob Gray Correspondence. Contains the article “Prisoners Teach Moundridge Vigilantes How To Escape,” a letter (1-30-1980) to Henry Malone from Bob Gray and a letter (3-10-1980) to Bob Gray from Henry Malone.
Box 1 FF 87 Shanklin’s Cut-Off. Contains the article “Shanklin’s Cut-off” and a map of the cut-off.
Box 1 FF 88 Shoo Fly Trail. Contains the photocopied article which refers to the trail from The Kansas Historical Society (Vol. 5), reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly, a map of the trail and an information card on the Shoo Fly Trail.
Box 1 FF 89 Sun City Trail. Contains notes from the Pratt Daily Tribune (10-7-1932) and the article “The Sun-City Trail” from the Clark County Clipper 11-27-1941). Also contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 90 Tascosa Cattle Trail. Contains a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly, a map of the Tascosa to Dodge City Trail and a map of the trail from The XIT Ranch of Texas and the Early Days of the Llano Estacado.
Box 1 FF 91 Territorial Roads. Contains a list of Territorial Roads from the Kansas Historical Collection.
Box 1 FF 92 Cattle Tascosa Trail. Contains the article “Old Tascosa Trail Was Blown At Dodge” from the Dodge City Daily Globe.
Box 1 FF 93 Texas Cattle Trail. Contains a photocopy map of the Texas Cattle Trail.
Box 1 FF 94 Topeka Trail. Contains handwritten notes on the trail, a map of the trail and a reference to the Kansas Historical Collections.
Box 1 FF 95 Tuttle Trail. Includes the article “J. O. Keith Writes of Tuttle Trail” from the Meade Globe-News and a notecard reference to the Kansas Historical Quarterly.
Box 1 FF 96 Western Chisholm Trail. Contains a map of the Western Chisholm Trail, photocopied pages from the Great American Cattle Trails, photocopied pages from the Kansas Historical Society (Vol. 17) and a reference to information in Comprehensive Index to Publications, 1875-1930.
Box 1 FF 97 Western Trail of Texas. Contains an article “Western or Dodge City Trail,” a map of the trail, a map of the Texas Cattle Trail, a notecard reference to Howes, Charles C. This Place Called Kansas, a photocopied page from Chrisman’s Last Trails of the Cimarron and a photocopied map from Forman’s History of Oklahoma.
Box 1 FF 98 Trail - Miscellaneous. Includes hand drawn maps of rivers, a pamphlet from Southwestern Bell “The Chisholm Trail,” the Pioneer America Society Newsletter (March 1970), the article “SR/Research Science and Humanity on Continental Drift Theory,” and notecard references to the Kansas Historical Collection and notecard references to the Kansas Historical Society.
Box 1 FF 99 Trails - Bibliography. Includes newspaper clippings, pamphlets, maps, letters containing bibliographic sources and Trails of Kansas, A Bibliography (March 1970).
Box 1 FF 100 Historic Trails. Includes newspaper clippings, letters of Ross Taylor’s European trip, notes from Four Centuries in Kansas, a pamphlet and expectations of trail projects.
Box 1 FF 101 Pending Trail Information. Includes postcards, articles, newspaper clippings, memos, maps, information sheets and notes on the various trails.
Box 1 FF 102 Historic Trails - Notes. Includes booklets, leaflets, newspaper clippings, outline maps, platt maps and a list of trails.
Box 1 FF 103 Maps of the Various Trails. Includes maps of the Tascosa - Dodge City Trail, the Chisholm Trail after Joseph McCoy extended the trail, the Chisholm Trail before Joseph McCoy extended the trail to Abilene, the Great Texas Cattle Trail, the Black Beaver Trail, the arrival of the railroads, the Southwestern Frontier in the 1880s and the Indian territory.
Box 1 FF 104 Garrett Project Maps. Includes the Pawnee Trail, Fort Dodge to Fort Hays Military Road, Black Dog Trail, Lane’s Trail, Chisholm Trail, Kiowa Trail, McCoy’s Trail, Texas Cattle Trail, Dull Knife’s Raid - 1878 Trail, Santa Fe Trail Routes and Pikes Route - 1806.
Box 1 FF 105 Kansas Trail Project Photos. Contains four photos, article “Project Pins Down 121 Trails in State” and a thank you note from Howard Sparks 8-26-1969.
Box 1 FF 106 Trails of Kansas Pamphlets. Contains two Trails of Kansas pamphlets.

Series 2 ‒ Subject Files

Box 1 FF 107 Bibliography by County and Atlases 1971. Contains a bibliography of counties and a bibliography of county atlases of Kansas.
Box 1 FF 108 Coronado 1541. Contains the articles “Roundup Style Barbecue In Rugged Texas Canyon (9-1968), “Painted Kiva Highlight of New Mexico Pueblo” and “Carving Points To Coronado’s 1541 Expedition.”
Box 1 FF 109 Cultural Heritage Report and Bibliography. Includes bibliography of books and references for History 108, “A List of Books and Articles on State and Local History,” books, outlines, book lists, and materials made available by The Cultural Heritage and Arts Center, a book review on No Man’s Land by George Rainey, a bibliography on Ross McLaury Taylor and a letter to Jane Robinson from Henry Malone.
Box 1 FF 110 Dodge City - Purchases and Charges. Includes bills, receipts, letters, research service report 4-7-1969, project evaluation form, articles on trails, workshop announcement, promotional flyer and requisitions.
Box 1 FF 111 Indians in Kansas 1972. Contains a photocopied booklet which includes map of Kansas Service Unit, list of tribes of Oklahoma and Kansas served by the Oklahoma City Indian Health Area, program highlights of The Indian Health Service and information on the Kansas Service Unit of IHS.
Box 1 FF 112 Kansas State Historical Society. Includes their budget, research proposal, a blank grant application, plat maps of McPherson County, interfund voucher, letters, newspaper clipping called “House Adopts West-of-Topeka Museum Idea” and an invoice from the Kansas State Historical Society.
Box 1 FF 113 Western Forts. Contains the pamphlet Bent’s Old Fort, a synopsis of Forts of the West and photocopied pages from Forts of the West.
Box 1 FF 114 Vouchers and Bills 1969-1970. Contains correspondence between June Robinson and Henry Malone, vouchers (10-28-1970, 3-11-1970, 6-5-1970, 1-28-1970, 1-15-1970), bills (10-30-1970, 5-2-1970) and memos.
Box 1 FF 115 Wells Fargo. Contains the article “A Pleasant Trip Via Wells Fargo” from the Wichita Eagle Beacon - Sunday Magazine and letters between Ross Taylor and Drew Simpson (2-23-1967 - 4-21-1969).
Box 1 FF 116 Agents and Editors. Includes addresses and phone numbers of Mrs. Buelah Harris, Paul R. Reynolds and Mrs. Mura Jenkins.
Box 1 FF 117 Bobbs - Merrill 1970-. Includes letters between Ross Taylor and Louis Stewart (3-6-1970, 4-1-1970), a letter to Ross Taylor from Sandra F. Holstein (2-11-1970) and two Affirmation of Contract (3-4-1970, 3-5-1970).
Box 1 FF 118 Books - Library. Includes a list of books to Dr. Ross Taylor and a letter to Ross Taylor from Jasper G. Schad (9-25-1975).
Box 1 FF 119 Isaac Byers III, Oxford, Kansas. Contains an information sheet on Byers, a memo to Malone from Byers, a letter to Malone from Byers and a pamphlet “Bett Malone Presents Facts About Savannah, Georgia.”
Box 1 FF 120 Clark. Contains correspondence regarding Mount Jesus - history, location, etc.
Box 1 FF 121 Clippings, Local History. Includes various newspaper clippings, the souvenir edition of Pioneer City News and The Oklahoma Daily (July 14, 1901).
Box 1 FF 122 Curry, Bob H. Contains the paper “The Eskimo and the Caribou: A Comparative Study” 7-2-1969.
Box 1 FF 123 Earp, Wyatt. The article “Call a Halt” and other comments on legendary Wyatt Earp.
Box 1 FF 124 Easterling, V. R., Dr. Contains two letters: one from Easterling to Ross Taylor regarding Taylor’s health and an upcoming meeting of the Kansas Author’s Club. The second letter is from Ross M. Taylor to Dr. V. R. Easterling regarding a copy of a letter Robert S. Gray wrote concerning manuscripts, clippings, and maps he has put together, dated November 1969.
Box 1 FF 125 Exploration List. Contains a map of Pikes Route 1806, a list of “Explorers and Their Explorations Into What is Now Kansas, 1540-1854" (compiled by Hal N. Ottaway).
Box 1 FF 126 A Flyer’s Prayer. Contains several copies of “A Flyer’s Prayer” by Ross Taylor.
Box 1 FF 127 Geopolitics - Bibliography Michael Zdluska 1970. Contains a bibliography on Geopolitics by Michael Zdluska.
Box 1 FF 128 Hall of Fame. Contains a pamphlet “The National Hall of Fame for Famous American Indians.”
Box 1 FF 129 Kansas Information 1978. Contains information on Poor Cousins (1972), the story of Mount Sunflower and a Kansas quiz from The Motorist Jan/Feb 1978.
Box 1 FF 130 Mark Twain - Howells Letters. Contains the correspondence of Samuel L. Clemens and William D. Howells.
Box 1 FF 131 Merrell, Walter. Two letters to Dr. Taylor from Pearl S. Hurt regarding Walter Merrell.
Box 1 FF 132 Micro Projector. Contains a transparency of Indian war weapons.
Box 1 FF 133 Museums. Contains the article “Commercial Wills Date to 1859" (1-30-1977) and five pages of lists and pieces about various trails.
Box 1 FF 134 Noce, Joseph A. Includes a request for extension of time to fulfill an incomplete, letters between Noce and Malone dated 11-24-1976 to 2-3-1977, a topic for research and five papers: American Studies, Birth of Exclusionary Rule, Supreme Court Extends Authority, States Come Under “Exclusionary Rule” and Exclusion of Testimony.
Box 1 FF 135 Notes. Includes the paper “Coronado Comes to Kansas,” speech materials called Trails and Things, speech materials for the Mid-West Genealogical Society, photocopy of obituary notice and notes on the El Dorado Museum.
Box 1 FF 136 One Night at Lone Pines. Contains two copies of the story “One Night at Lone Pines.”
Box 1 FF 137 Popular Archaeology. Contains the Kansas Anthropological Association Newsletter.
Box 1 FF 138 R. E. Garrett. Contains a letter of 6-4-1970.
Box 1 FF 139 Skaggs - Tales of Cattle Trails. Contains a subscription brochure for the Great Plains Journal, the brochure Kansas and the Plains, Tales of the Cattle Trail and the Rajah Rabbit Bubble.
Box 1 FF 140 Stone Corral. Contains the article “Lost Springs: Settlers’ Oasis” (2-28-1977), ten pictures of landmarks and historical markers, a letter to Stuart Calkins from Henry Malone about the Stone Corral visit and the itinerary.
Box 1 FF 141 Southwest Kansas Bibliography. Contains the original ditto for the Southwest Kansas Bibliography.
Box 1 FF 142 Trips. Contains the pamphlets: Indian City USA, Texas: A Musical Romance of Panhandle History, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Parks Information, Ride the Texas Plains Trail and Palo Duro Canyon State Park. It also contains the article “Cherokee Tourist Site Is Popular Attraction” (7-12-1970).

Series 3 ‒ University-Related Files

Box 1 FF 143 American Studies Committee J. M. Skaggs, Chairperson, 1974. Includes a historical introduction for American Studies, American Studies Stats 1968-1972, 1971-1974 Registration Analysis by the Department 9-12-1974, Evaluation of Research Resources Ad Hoc Committee on the Review of American Studies, American Studies Department Proposal, 1975-1976 Proposed Operation Budget of American Studies, Origin and Purpose of American Studies and memos on called meetings, personnel recommendations and closed classes.
Box 1 FF 144 Library Associates 1978. Contains the Constitution of Wichita State University Library Associates (two copies), photocopy of the gift form to WSU Library Associates for the WSU Library from Mr. Arch O’Bryant and a memo to Carnot Brennan from Mike Heaston concerning Arch O’Bryant’s books.

Series 4 ‒ Trails and Kansas County Maps

Box 2 FF 1 Master List - Trails. Includes the Master List for Trails (two copies), the pamphlet Trails of Kansas (original and a photocopy), the pamphlet Visit Coronado Country, Mike’s order of maps, a letter to Jane Robinson from Henry Malone and memos concerning the trails project.
Box 2 FF 2 Completed Maps (circa 12-14-1970). Includes the Topeka Trail (two copies), the Northup Trail, the Oketo Cut-off, The Sac & Fox Trail and the Smoky Hill Trail.
Box 2 FF 3 Kansas Maps. Includes landforms of Kansas, principal surface water sources in Kansas early Indian tribes in Kansas, homelands of emigrant Indians of Kansas, early Indian missions and present day Indian reservations in Kansas, trails through pre-territorial Kansas, forts and military roads after 1822, major cattle trails and cattle towns, battle sites in Kansas other than Civil War and township and range lines of federal surveys in Kansas.
Box 2 FF 4 County Maps for Kansas.
Box 2 FF 5 Allen. General Highway Map of Allen County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 6 Anderson. General Highway Map of Anderson County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 7 Atchison. General Highway Map of Atchison County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 8 Barber. General Highway Map of Barber County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 9 Barton. General Highway Map of Barton County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 10 Bourbon. General Highway Map of Bourbon County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 11 Brown. General Highway Map of Brown County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 12 Butler. General Highway Map of Butler County, Kansas, a placemat which includes Indian symbols, correspondence about trails in El Dorado and the genealogy of the Malone family.
Box 2 FF 13 Chase. General Highway Map of Chase County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 14 Chautauqua. General Highway Map of Chautauqua County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 15 Cherokee. General Highway Map of Cherokee County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 16 Cherokee Protest 1871. Contains the pamphlet Protest of the Cherokee Nation Against a Territorial Government 1871.
Box 2 FF 17 Cheyenne. General Highway Map of Cheyenne County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 18 Chisholm Trail and Malone. Contains Chisholm Trail Map, The Old Chisholm Trail 1875 and Route of The Chisholm Trail in Kansas.
Box 2 FF 19 Clark. General Highway Map of Clark County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 20 Clay. General Highway Map of Clay County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 21 Cloud. General Highway Map of Cloud County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 22 Coffey. General Highway Map of Coffey County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 23 Comanche. General Highway Map of Comanche County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 24 Cowley. General Highway Map of Cowley County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 25 Crawford. General Highway Map of Crawford County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 26 Decatur. General Highway Map of Decatur County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 27 Dickinson. General Highway Map of Dickinson County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 28 Doniphan. General Highway Map of Doniphan County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 29 Douglas. General Highway Map of Douglas County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 30 Edwards. General Highway Map of Edwards County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 31 Elk. General Highway Map of Elk County, Kansas and news from KG&E on water sources.
Box 2 FF 32 Ellis. General Highway Map of Ellis County, Kansas and names of possible contacts in LaCrosse - Rush County dated 1-27-1972.
Box 2 FF 33 Ellsworth. General Highway Map of Ellsworth County, Kansas and the article “Park on the Rocks.”
Box 2 FF 34 Finney. General Highway Map of Finney County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 35 Ford. General Highway Map of Ford County, Kansas, historical figures from Dodge City (earlier: Buffalo City) and the article “Let’s Not Be Hasty” 6-4-1976.
Box 2 FF 36 Franklin. General Highway Map of Franklin County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 37 Geary. General Highway Map of Geary County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 38 Gove. General Highway Map of Gove County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 39 Graham. General Highway Map of Graham County, Kansas, two pictures of rock outlines, a map of a rock outline, a platt map and a map of a land formation.
Box 2 FF 40 Grant. General Highway Map of Grant County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 41 Gray. General Highway Map of Gray County, Kansas and two letters.
Box 2 FF 42 Greeley. General Highway Map of Greeley County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 43 Greenwood. General Highway Map of Greenwood County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 44 Hamilton. General Highway Map of Hamilton County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 45 Harper. General Highway Map of Harper County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 46 Harvey. General Highway Map of Harvey County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 47 Haskell. General Highway Map of Haskell County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 48 Hodgeman. General Highway Map of Hodgeman County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 49 Jackson. General Highway Map of Jackson County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 50 Jefferson. General Highway Map of Jefferson County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 51 Jewell. General Highway Map of Jewell County, Kansas and a letter from Lida Lesle Greene.
Box 2 FF 52 Johnson. General Highway Map of Johnson County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 53 Kearny. General Highway Map of Kearny County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 54 Kiowa. General Highway Map of Kiowa County, Kansas and index card on Richard W. Robbins and two platt maps.
Box 2 FF 55 Labette. General Highway Map of Labette County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 56 Lane. General Highway Map of Lane County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 57 Leavenworth. General Highway Map of Leavenworth County, Kansas, a Fort Leavenworth Map of April 1972, the pamphlet Leavenworth Historical Society Museum and the pamphlet Historic Fort Leavenworth Self-Guided Tour.
Box 2 FF 58 Lincoln. General Highway Map of Lincoln County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 59 Linn. General Highway Map of Linn County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 60 Logan. General Highway Map of Logan County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 61 Lyon. General Highway Map of Lyon County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 62 Marion. Includes a General Highway Map of Marion County, Kansas, a map of the Santa Fe Trail, a preliminary description of the Grace Meadow - Peabody Pioneer Trail by Raymond F. Wiebe and a pictorial and descriptive brochure entitled Ebenfeld Migration Trek.
Box 2 FF 63 Marshall. General Highway Map of Marshall County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 64 McPherson. Includes a General Highway Map of McPherson County, Kansas, letters to Malone and pamphlets “See Unique Lindsborg” and “Things To Do and See in Lindsborg.”
Box 2 FF 65 Meade. General Highway Map of Meade County, Kansas and two topographic maps of Fowler, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 66 Miami. General Highway Map of Miami County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 67 Mitchell. General Highway Map of Mitchell County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 68 Montgomery. General Highway Map of Montgomery County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 69 Morris. Two General Highway Maps of Morris County, Kanssa and an article on Council Grove.
Box 2 FF 70 Morton. General Highway Map of Morton County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 71 Nemaha. General Highway Map of Nemaha County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 72 Neosho. General Highway Map of Neosho County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 73 Ness. General Highway Map of Ness County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 74 Osage. General Highway Map of Osage County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 75 Osborne. General Highway Map of Osborne County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 76 Ottawa. General Highway Map of Ottawa County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 77 Pawnee. General Highway Map of Pawnee County, Kansas and an annotation of Poor Cousins.
Box 2 FF 78 Phillips. General Highway Map of Phillips County, Kansas and the article “A Dugout 95 Years Ago Was Leroy’s First Home.”
Box 2 FF 79 Pottawatomie. General Highway Map of Pottawatomie County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 80 Pratt. General Highway Map of Pratt County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 81 Rawlins. General Highway Map of Rawlins County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 82 Reno. General Highway Map of Reno County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 83 Republic. General Highway Map of Republic County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 84 Rice. Includes two General Highway Maps of Rice County, Kansas, a Rice County Trail Map, notation of a visitation with J. I. Hope and the clipping “Golden Myth Lies Below Plains.”
Box 2 FF 85 Riley. General Highway Map of Riley County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 86 Rooks. General Highway Map of Rooks County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 87 Russell. General Highway Map of Russell County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 88 Rush. General Highway Map of Rush County, Kansas and names of possible contacts in LaCrosse-Rush County.
Box 2 FF 89 Saline. General Highway Map of Saline County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 90 Scott. General Highway Map of Scott County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 91 Seward. General Highway Map of Seward County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 92 Shawnee. General Highway Map of Shawnee County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 93 Sheridan. General Highway Map of Sheridan County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 94 Sherman. General Highway Map of Sherman County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 95 Smith. General Highway Map of Smith County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 96 Stafford. General Highway Map of Stafford County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 97 Stanton. General Highway Map of Stanton County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 98 Stevens. General Highway Map of Stevens County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 99 Sumner. Includes a General Highway Map of Sumner County, Kansas, an Oklahoma State Map, correspondence of Malone, addresses and the article, “Reporting Mainstreet by Eddie Shaw.”
Box 2 FF 100 Thomas. General Highway Map of Thomas County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 101 Trego. General Highway Map of Trego County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 102 Wallace. General Highway Map of Wallace County, Kansas, the address of Mrs. Carl Miller, a letter to William D. Paul from J. O. Kilmartin and the pamphlet Western Wallace County by William Paul.
Box 2 FF 103 Wabaunsee. General Highway Map of Wabaunsee County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 104 Washington. General Highway Map of Washington County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 105 Wichita. General Highway Map of Wichita County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 106 Wilson. General Highway Map of Wilson County, Kansas.
Box 2 FF 107 Woodson. Contains a plat map, the itinerary of October 1, 1971 (which includes hand drawn map) and the addresses of George Hill, Lester Harding and Walter Bowers.
Box 2 FF 108 Wyandotte. General Highway Map of Wyandotte County, Kansas.

Series 5 ‒ Audio Recordings

Box 3 FF 1 Audio tape recordings. Subjects and speakers include Walter H. Beech, Olive Ann Beech, Bill Odom, Beech Aircraft, Travel Air, and Beech Bonanza. Some date from 1949.