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    • Sterling Price and the Civil War in the West 

      Castel, Albert (Wichita State University, 1951-05)
    • Henry Lane Wilson, ambassador to Mexico 

      Bayles, M. Ward (Wichita State University, 1950-00)
      The purpose of this study is to consider the diplomatic relations of the United States and Mexico during the earlier phases of this last revolutionary period, dealing in particular with the diplomacy of Henry Lane ...
    • History of El Dorado, Arkansas, 1843-1900 

      Charles, Virginia S. (Wichita State University, 1949-08)
    • The migration of the Swedes to Lindsborg, Kansas 

      Giannangelo, Emory (Wichita State University, 1947-03)
    • Searching for an identity in this wilderness: A comparative history of Black counter-identity movements in twentieth century America 

      Nelson, Eddie J. (Wichita State University, 2022-05)
      This thesis examines three African American counter identity organizations that contributed distinct responses to the overt displays of White racism during the early twentieth century. Moreover, this thesis explores the ...
    • Williamina Parrish: Artist, photographer, mentour 

      Swink, Rhenee C. (Wichita State University, 2022-05)
      Williamina Parrish was a St. Louis artist active in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century that became known nationally and internationally for use of photography as a medium of art. As a photographic artist she ...
    • Native American colonization 

      Paintin, McKenna (Wichita State University, 2022-05)
      The United States launched a multi-pronged genocide against the Native Americans in order to achieve Manifest Destiny. It was not political manipulation nor economic dependency nor cultural genocide alone that forced the ...
    • A pioneer history of Hamilton County, Kansas 

      Chollar, William F. (Wichita State University, 1941-06)
    • George M. Hoover, Dodge City pioneer 

      Gribble, Gerald (Wichita State University, 1940-06)
    • The history of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Wichita, Kansas, 1888-1900 

      Lake, Sister M. Victoria (Wichita State University, 1937-06)
      This history of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Wichita tends quite simply to shape and preserve the principal events which marked the time from the organization of the Community in Abilene in 1888, to the establishment ...
    • William Greiffenstein and the founding of Wichita 

      McIssac, Robert H. (Wichita State University, 1937-06)
      In this account of the life of one of the pioneers and founders of Wichita, I have attempted to depict some of the characteristics which were necessary for the success of the pioneer fathers and some of the hardships and ...
    • Pioneer history of Medicine Lodge 

      Miller, Percy S. (Wichita State University, 1936-06)
    • The Wichita real estate boom 

      Long, Earl V. M. (Wichita State University, 1931-05)
      In treating the Wichita real estate boom, I was particularly impressed with the fact that so many intelligent people were caught in that fever of speculation, who were ordinarily of calculating temperament . Many probably ...
    • A history of the First Presbyterian church of Wichita, Kansas 

      Stone, Ruth S. (Wichita State University, 1935-07)
      The history of the First Presbyterian Church is of special interest to Wichita, not only from a standpoint of its contribution to the betterment of the social and religious work in the community, but from a historical ...
    • The history of education in Wichita to 1900 

      White, Nellie M. (Wichita State University, 1933-06)
      As the years pass by the past tends to become extinct so that precautions must be taken to preserve the evidences or to record that which has happened. This duty falls largely upon the historian. Thus far only brief and ...
    • History of Elk County, Kansas 

      Neeland, Mary A. (Wichita State University, 1933-05)
      Kansas History as a record, including chronicles of the counties, has been very briefly treated. Elk County has received very little consideration in the affairs of the state, and, yet it has several outstanding facts ...
    • Early immigration to Kansas 

      Fast, Ezra L. (Wichita State University, 1933-06)
    • Pioneer history of Kingman 

      Lowe, Jessie H. (Wichita State University, 1933)
    • The Little Arkansas Peace Treaty, 1865 

      Miller, George W. (Wichita State University, 1933-05)
      It has been said that history, like charity, begins at home. It is the hope of the author that this thesis will preserve a portion of local history for some future historian to enlarge upon. The relation of the government ...
    • The life of the Kansas pioneer women 

      Lambky, Florence (Wichita State University, 1933-05)
      The history or the west has received a new impetus as a result of the works of Frederick Jackson Turner , Walter Prescott Webb , Stuart Henry, and other historians. Pioneer women might be said to hold a subordinate ...