Postcard Collection of Kansas Sites

Collection Summary

Title: Postcard Collection of Kansas Sites
Call Number: MS 88-28
Size: 0.5 linear feet
Acquisition: Source unknown
Processed By: LTM, 1-19-1988; JEF, 2-24-1998; MN, 11-2012
Restrictions: None

Literary Rights

Literary rights were not granted to Wichita State University. When permission is granted to examine the manuscripts, it is not an authorization to publish them. Manuscripts cannot be used for publication without regard for common law literary rights, copyright laws and the laws of libel. It is the responsibility of the researcher and his/her publisher to obtain permission to publish. Scholars and students who eventually plan to have their work published are urged to make inquiry regarding overall restrictions on publication before initial research.

Content Note

With images dating from 1868 to 1946, these postcards depict such sites as churches, schools, businesses, farms, ranches, government buildings, parks and hospitals in cities and towns across Kansas. The postcards in the collection provide information about early Kansas history.

Detailed Description: Box and Folder Listing

Box 1 FF 1-3

Scenes of Arkansas City

Box 1 FF 4

Scene of Carlton

Box 1 FF 5

Scene of Coffeyville

Box 1 FF 6

Scene of Concordia

Box 1 FF 7

Scene of Council Grove

Box 1 FF 8-15

Scenes of Dodge City

Box 1 FF 16

Scene of Durham

Box 1 FF 17

Scene of East Mineral

Box 1 FF 18-19

Scenes of Ellis

Box 1 FF 20-24

Scenes of Emporia

Box 1 FF 25-27

Scenes of Goodland

Box 1 FF 28

Scene of Greenleaf

Box 1 FF 29-32

Scenes of Herington

Box 1 FF 33-44

Scenes of Hutchinson

Box 1 FF 45-46

Scenes of Independence

Box 1 FF 47-48

Scenes of Iola

Box 1 FF 49

Scene of Junction City

Box 1 FF 50

Scene of Kingman

Box 1 FF 51-53

Scenes of Larned

Box 1 FF 54-55

Scenes of Lawrence

Box 1 FF 56

Scene of Leavenworth

Box 1 FF 57

Scene of Lincoln

Box 1 FF 58

Scene of Lyons

Box 1 FF 59-61

Scenes of Lindsborg

Box 1 FF 62-88

Scenes of McPherson

Box 1 FF 89-91

Scenes of Manhattan

Box 1 FF 92-94

Scenes of Milford

Box 1 FF 95-98

Scenes of Minneapolis

Box 1 FF 99-107A

Scenes of Newton

Box 1 FF 107B

Scene of Nickerson

Box 1 FF 108

Scene of Oberlin

Box 1 FF 109

Scene of Claflin

Box 1 FF 110

Scene of Ottawa

Box 1 FF 111-113

Scenes of Parsons

Box 1 FF 114

Scene of Piedmont

Box 1 FF 115

Scene of Pittsburg

Box 1 FF 116

Scene of Russell

Box 1 FF 117-123

Scenes of Salina

Box 1 FF 124-125

Scenes in Scott County

Box 1 FF 126

Scene of Solomon

Box 1 FF 127-129

Scenes of Spearville

Box 1 FF 130

Scene of Sterling

Box 1 FF 131-138

Scenes of Topeka

Box 1 FF 139-140

Scenes of Wellington

Box 1 FF 141-233

Scenes of Wichita

Box 1 FF 141-145

General scenes of Wichita

Box 1 FF 146-154

Scenes of rivers, Wichita

Box 1 FF 155-168

Parks and recreation scenes, Wichita

Box 1 FF 169-176

Scenes of civic and government buildings, Wichita

Box 1 FF 177-192

Scenes of business district and downtown, Wichita

Box 1 FF 193-198

Scenes of hospitals, Wichita

Box 1 FF 199

Scene of the Cessna Aircraft Plant, Wichita

Box 1 FF 200-218

Scenes of schools, Wichita

Box 1 FF 219-233

Scenes of churches, Wichita

Box 1 FF 234-236

Scenes of Wilson

Box 1 FF 237

Scene of Yates Center

Box 1 FF 238-246

Ranch and rodeo scenes

Box 1 FF 247-253

Pioneer and farm scenes

Box 1 FF 254-262

Scenes from other states

Box 1 FF 263-264

Kansas Artists’ Postcard Series 1978

Box 1 FF 265-266

Kansas Artists’ Postcard Series 1979

Box 1 FF 267-268

Kansas Artists’ Postcard Series 1980

Box 1 FF 269-270

Kansas Artists’ Postcard Series 1981