Kansas Coalition Against the Death Penalty Collection
|Title:||Kansas Coalition Against the Death Penalty Collection|
|Call Number:||MS 95-15|
|Size:||1.0 linear feet|
|Acquisition:||Donated to Special Collections by the Kansas Coalition Against the Death Penalty by affirmative vote at its annual meeting, 11-29-1994|
|Processed By:||AG, 3-1995; JEF, 5-17-1999; MN, 11-2012|
|Restrictions:||Materials in Box 2 FF 12 are restricted|
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.
This collection contains the records and papers of the Kansas Coalition Against the Death Penalty from its incorporation July 29, 1988 to 1994. The collection includes minutes of meetings, correspondence, histories of legal proceedings, and writings in opposition to the death penalty.
Incorporated in 1988, the objectives of the Kansas Coalition Against the Death Penalty are to promote public education about capital punishment and disseminate information about the death penalty and the effects of executions. The first registered agent was William Lucero, of Topeka, Kansas, the son of a murder victim. The organization’s headquarters are in Topeka.
Detailed Description: Series Listing
|Series 1||Box 1-Box 2 FF 78||Organizational Records|
|Series 2||Box 2 FF 8-11||Processing Notes|
|Series 3||Box 2 FF 12||Restricted Materials|