Artifacts Collection

Collection Summary

Title: Artifacts Collection
Call Number: MS 93-06
Size: 4.0 linear feet
Acquisition: Various sources
Processed By: MLS, 1993; JEF, 4-19-1999, JLY, 3-9-2004; JLY, 5-2007; 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

The Artifacts Collection contains items from Wichita and Kansas that may be used for study and display purposes.

Detailed Description: Box and Folder Listing

Box 1

  Wichita Centennial Commemorative decanters (2)
Box 1

  Sanger Bros paperweight
Box 1

  Wallingford Brothers paperweight
Box 1

  Kansas State Building paperweight
Box 1

  The High School Cadets March, cylinder
Box 1

  Plate: premium from The Oxford Bank, Oxford, Kansas, depicting American Indian on horse looking up at airplane in sky, captioned "What Next."
Box 2

FF 1 Advertising fans: Winger Garage and National Baseball Congress (1948)
Box 2 FF 2

Ribbon: Reception Committee of the Wichita Jobbers and MFGRS Association
Box 2 FF 3

Box of stationery for The Ben Sibbitt Iron & Foundry Co.
Box 2 FF 4

Sign: The City Ice & Delivery Co.
Box 2 FF 5

Lapel buttons: Preserve the Allis Hotel; Welcome Boris Yeltsin; "I Support Judge Kelly"; Black Arts Festival (1988)
Box 2 FF 6 Harvey Dining Car Coupon book for Wichita Commercial Club Trade Trip, 1910
Box 2 FF 7 Small wheat sack
Box 2 FF 8 Lapel buttons: Wichita River Festival 1982, 1983, (2) 1984, (2) 1985
Box 2 FF 9 Coins/medallions: Official Dedication of Century II, 1969
Box 2 FF 10 Book from Buck's Department Store's lending library, c. 1955
Box 2 FF 11 Small notebook from Spine Clothing Co.
Box 2 FF 12 Political/campaign pinback/lapel buttons
Box 2 FF 13 Improved Order of Red Men, Wichita Tribe No. 266 decorative ribbon
Box 2 FF 14 McKinley Republican Club, Fairview, Kas ribbon
Box 2 FF 15 Bible with inscription: Mr. L. S. Naftzger from C. Q. Chandler, Psalms 119:105
Box 2 FF 16 Allis Hotel key chain with key
Box 2 FF 17 Identification badge from Boeing Airplane Company
Box 2 FF 18 Guard's badge from Stearman
Box 3   T Shirt: Historic Preservation Alliance
Box 3   T Shirt (2): "Proud To Be Union" International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
Box 3   Scarf from Chisholm Trail Jubilee, Wichita
Box 3   Banner from Kansas centennial, 1961
Box 3   Flag from Kansas centennial, 1961
Box 3   Coronado Cuarto Centennial banner
Box 3   Horse hair insulation used around windows of Fairmount Cottage, 1717 Fairmount, built in 1888. Donated by present owners of the house, James and Jane Van Milligen.
Box 3   Wichita pennant with Municipal airport drawing
Box 3   "Welcome Lindbergh" pennant
Box 3   Oaklawn Community Collecting Project: Oaklawn Fall Festival 2006 t-shirt, photocopied cost of housing 1957, print of light display