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Fort Hays Kansas State College, 1931-1977

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 67 Collections and/or Records:

Campus Directories

Identifier: UA-RG 008 Publications-Campus Directories
Scope and Contents The campus directories offer information about students and faculty including both home and office addresses, hometowns of students, phone numbers for students and faculty, and home addresses and spouse names for faculty. The Leader created the first directory in 1930. As attendance grew, so did the size of the directories. The campus directories continued to be physically printed until 2015 when they transitioned to a digital format. The Kansas State Teacher’s College of Hays Leader...

Campus Scrapbooks

Identifier: UA-Scrapbooks
Scope and Contents Scrapbooks were primarily compiled by the President's Office, University Relations, Public Relations, and other public facing entities of Fort Hays. The clippings were sometimes compiled by clipping bureaus before assembly into books. The media coverage offers a comprehensive view of public media focusing on Fort Hays State.

The scrapbooks are in various states of dis-repair and other points of accessing similar information include utilizing digitized newspaper databases.

Course Catalogs

Identifier: UA-RG 008 Publications-Course Catalogs
Scope and Contents The Course Catalogs contain pertinent information for students. The catalogs list the members of the Kansas State Board of Regents, Faculty, a brief history of the University, directions to campus, a list of classes offered along with a brief description of the topic covered, registration requirements, degree requirements, recognition of graduates, enrolled students, and their year rank, along with tuition costs and required materials. Statistical tables in the back of the volumes also list...

Donald E. Stout Collection

Identifier: FC 015
Overview The Donald E. Stout Collection contains materials related to Stout’s career as a professor of music at Fort Hays State University, along with materials related to his research, travel and various awards and honors he received.

Elizabeth J. Agnew Collection

Identifier: FC 001
Overview The Elizabeth J. Agnew Collection includes a scrapbook and papers related to her work as Dean of Women at Fort Hays State University.

Fort Hays Kansas State College Memorial Union Scrapbooks Collection

Identifier: FC 009
Overview The two Memorial Union Scrapbooks contain photographs, new clippings, event calendars, programs, brochures, news releases, and newsletters highlighting some of the major student and faculty activities held in the Memorial Union from approximately 1957-1967.

George F. Sternberg Collection

Identifier: FC 013
Overview The George F. Sternberg Collection includes scrapbooks, diaries, field journals, photographs, correspondence and other materials related to his career in paleontology, his teaching at Fort Hays State University, and work as curator of the Sternberg Museum.

James R. Start Papers

Identifier: FC 011
Overview James R. Start served as a faculty member teaching speech at Fort Hays State College starting in 1920. His paper include speeches, articles, reading lists and correspondence related to his time at Fort Hays State University.

Jean Stouffer Collection

Identifier: FC 014
Overview The Jean Stouffer Collection includes photographs from her international travels, personal photographs, memorabilia, and items related to various types of research.

Jerry R. Choate Papers

Identifier: FC 002
Overview Author and educator Dr. Jerry R. Choate joined the Fort Hays Kansas State College faculty in 1971 as an Assistant Professor of Zoology. The Dr. Jerry R. Choate Papers date from 1965 to 2009. The papers are comprised mainly of correspondence, course materials, research materials, and Sternberg Museum construction information.