Columbia Manuscript Collections

Collection Number Title Collection Dates Description Finding Aid
P0810 Leslie Davison Photographs 1961, no date

Photos of Florissant, MO houses ca. 1961.

P0811 Jefferson National Expansion Memorial Association Photograph Collection 1933-1963

Photos of Arch site prior to and cleared for construction. Also photo of site with model of Arch inserted.

P0812 Harry F. Malseed Photographs 1955-1960

Photos by Malseed ca. 1955-1960 of St. Ferdinand's Church, and the Old Courthouse, St. Louis, and Cold Water Creek, and St. Stanislaus Seminary, Florissant.

P0813 St. Louis Chamber of Commerce Photographs 1939-1969

Images of St. Louis landmarks, including Union Station, the St. Louis Art Museum, Barnes Hospital Group, and a 1963 aerial photograph of the city.

P0814 St. Louis Division of Parks and Recreation Photographs 1930-1944

Photos of St. Louis from 1936-1939, with an emphasis on parks, urban forestry, and public buildings.

P0815 Missouri Botanical Garden Photographs 1951, no date

Photos of Missouri Botanical Garden in St. Louis.

P0816 Southwestern Bell Telephone Company Photographs 1890-1940

Photos of Southwestern Bell Telephone offices and properties in St. Louis, Joplin, Slater, and Manchester, ca. 1940

P0817 Wainright Building Photographs 1890-1891, 1982

Photos of the Wainwright Building, St. Louis, in 1982, and one photo of its construction.

P0818 First Unitarian Church, St. Louis, Photographs 1974-1977

Copy photos of First Unitarian Church, St. Louis.

P0819 Susan L. Marsh Photographs 1941

Photos of Rock Hill Presbyterian Church, St. Louis County.

P0820 Arthur W.Schisler Photographs 1938-1955

Photos of the Luther A. Armstrong Home, Kirkwood, St. Louis County.

P0821 L.A. Pickard Sr. Photograph Collection 1890-1908

Copy photos of drainage activities in the Little River Drainage District, ca. 1908, and the Dunklin County Courthouse.

P0822 A.F. Rekert Photographs 1962

Photos of J.H. LaMotte Home, Ferguson, MO.

P0823 Roy Carlson Photographs 1962

Photos of Utz home, Hazelwood, MO.

P0824 William M. Reinhold Photographs 1947

Photos of Weider home, St. Louis County, 1947.

P0825 Emil Boehl Photographs 1870-1904

Photos of St. Louis by Emil Boehl.

P0826 Dunklin Democrat Photograph Collection 1888-1914

Six copy photos of Dunklin County, ca. 1888-1914.

P0827 St. Louis Art Museum Photographs 1780, 1950

Photos of the St. Louis Art Museum.

P0828 Museum of Transportation, Kirkwood, Photographs 1951

Photo postcards of Museum of Transportation, Kirkwood.

P0829 Mrs. Mark T. Riedel Photograph Collection 1935-1944

Photos of New Overland School classes.

P0830 W.H. McGinness Union Station Postcard Collection 1915

Ten illustrated postcards of Union Station in Kansas City, ca. 1915.

P0831 St. Louis County Planning Commission Photographs 1949

Photos of proposed Tyson Valley Park.

P0832 Donald R. Hale Photographs 1906-1951

Postcards depicting the exterior of KKK birthplace (Pulaski, Tenn) and exterior of Big Spring Inn (Neosho, MO). 2 colour: exterior of Ben Franklin Hotel, Springfield, and levee scene, Cape Girardeau.

P0833 Blanche O. Dorman Photograph Collection 1863, no date

Carte de visite of civil war military officers and important figures

P0834 Frank J. Uhlenbrock Collection 1941-1945

A collection of World War II photographs, most from the Official War Pictures Co, collected by Uhlenbrock, a Marine (March 1943-April 1945, South and Central Pacific). Additionally, colour, fold-out postcard depicting Springfield, MO (1938).

P0835 Leslie Cowan Photograph Collection no date

B/w photo of James Forsee, seated and in uniform, signed. b/w headshot of Roscoe Anderson, St. Louis attorney and member of UM Board of Curators.

P0836 Harry E. Scurlock Photograph Collection 1905, no date

Mounted b/w photograph of "Ras" Robinson, a train conductor from Centralia, MO and image of safe being moved into the Boone County Courthouse, 1905.

P0837 Cora M. Wilson Collection 1884-1903

Portraits of Joseph W. Folk, David R. Francis, and James W. Van Cleave.

P0838 Army R.O.T.C., University of Missouri, Photograph Collection no date

Portraits of professors of military science and tactics at the University of Missouri.

P0839 Louis R. Boone Photograph Collection 1862-1867, no date

Photos of the Doyle family and Portraits, surnames Walker, Whitmack, Sharp, Middaugh, Hastain, Campbell, Avery

P0840 Christ Church Cathedral Photographs 1845-1980

Portraits of Christ Church Cathedral clergy

P0841 Ruth Graham Photograph Collection 1905, no date

Portraits of Dr. R.E. Graham, first pathologist at the University of Missouri. Photos and momentos of horse Rex McDonald

P0842 Hardeman Family Photographs no date

Photos of Hardeman family members

P0843 Thelma Hickok Collection 1917, no date

Copy prints of civil war generals. Photographic postcard of damage from the 1917 Kansas City Stockyards fire.

P0844 Northeast Missouri State Teachers College Photographs 1890-1986

Photos of Northeast Missouri State Teachers College and related people and personnel

P0845 Taylor Family Missouri Portraits Collection 1880, no date

Portraits of the Taylor family of Louisiana, MO, and an assortment of identified and unidentified portraits from Hannibal, Kansas City, and unknown locations in Missouri.

P0846 University of Missouri Secretary Portrait Collection 1893-1909, no date

Headshots of notable Missourians.

P0847 University of Missouri History Department Lewis Atherton Photograph Collection 1986

Photos of the Lewis Atherton recognition day banquet and reception for Lewis Atherton at the University of Missouri, 1986.

P0848 University of Missouri Press Image Collection 1987-1988

A collection of images used by the University of Missouri Press in publications: b/w headshot of Vernon Wilson, former dean of UM Medical School. b/w portrait of Gov. B. Brown as a child and a negative for a portrait of him "as a young man." A PMT of a title page of a Report written in German (Gottfried Duden). Also includes images of the University of Missouri campus in 1988

P0849 Lester A. Vonderschmidt Photograph Collection 1838-1933

Portraits of Missouri representatives to the General Assembly

P0850 James C. Joplin Photograph Collection no date

Copy prints of people related to the Civil War

P0851 First Christian Church Photographs 1875-1960

Photos of and relating to First Christian Church

P0852 Irwin Switzler Photograph Collection 1860-1874, no date

Photos of people related to Columbia, MO and the University of Missouri

P0853 Merrill E. Otis Photograph Collection no date

Portraits of John Finis Philips

P0854 University of Missouri Financial Aid Office Photograph Collection 1912, no date

Photos of scholarship donors and honorees

P0855 Schofield Family Photographs 1864-1931

Photographs of members of the Schofield family of Lewiston and Newark, MO.

P0856 Ralph Gravely Scrapbook 1910-1914

Copy photos from scrapbook of Gravely, manager of Bolivar Free Press. Includes photos of Gravely family, Bolivar, and the University of Missouri.

P0857 Moore Family Photographs 1880-1920

Copy photos of Moore family members, an African-American family from Kansas City, 1880-1920.

P0858 Switzler Family Photographs 1863-1942

Photos of members of the Switzler family, focused on William F. Switzler and his relatives.

P0859 Rackers Studio Photographs 1925-1934

Photos by Rackers Studio of Jefferson City, MO, many of which are of Missouri representatives.

P0860 Ruth Rust Studio Photographs 1922-1946

Photos by Ruth Rust Studio of Jefferson City, MO, many of which are of Missouri representatives.

P0861 Jack Bean Photograph Collection 1871, 1889, no date

Photos of Missouri officials.

P0862 Carl F. Deeg Photographs 1890-1939

Photos of Missouri representatives and senators by Carl Deeg.

P0863 Tim Williams Photograph Collection no date

Family photos, including glass plate negatives of Columns at University of Missouri.

P0864 German American National Alliance Convention, Photographs 1913-1916

Panoramic group photos from German American National Alliance Conventions, 1913 and 1916.

P0865 Damel Family Photographs 1892-1982

Photographs of members of the Damel family, an African American family that came to settle in Jefferson City.

P0866 Schlief-Boudreau Family Photograph Collection 1869-1916

Photographs taken in Osage County, Missouri, in Koeltztown, Westphalia, and the Taos area, including group photos of bands, a picnic, choirs, and Corpus Christy Day. Also includes snapshots of landscapes and the Osage River, bridges, and Hubers Ferry.

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P0867 Williams Family Photographs no date

Portraits of Williams family members in carte de visite and tintype formats. Removed from family bible.

P0868 Robert Smith Photograph Collection 1880-1908

Collection of photos of Missouri historians and images relating to the civil war, from a professor at Missouri Southern State College, Joplin.

P0869 John A. Scholten Photographs 1860-1870

Portraits taken by John A. Scholten of St. Louis

P0870 Frank Russell Photograph Collection 1887, 1909

Copy prints of Mark Twain.

P0871 Fred B. Rogers Photograph Collection no date

Photos of and relating to General John Wilson.

P0872 Charles Nutter Photograph Collection 1776-1803

Portraits, submitted for use in Missouri Historical Review articles.

P0873 Ruth McDaniel Photograph Collection circa 1884-1909

Photos of Nevada, MO and figures from that town, including Nellie Yaer in costume advertising for the Nevada Noticer and W.J. Hawkins, Superintendent of Schools.

P0874 Wise Family Photographs 1893-1904

Photos of and relating to the Wise family of Kirskville, MO.

P0875 Mary Lee Kemper Photograph Collection no date

Copy photos of Robinson family members.

P0876 Mary Abney Gamble Photograph Collection 1907-1944

Photos of Naption area, Saline Co. Also of Gamble family ancestors. 35mm color slides depicting travel and farming in Missouri

P0877 Dr. William Elder Photograph Collection 1909-1958

Portraits of biologists

P0878 Mary Barile Photograph Collection 1890-1910

Late 19th century studio portraits from Boonville, MO

P0879 Strauss Studio Photographs 1869-1937

Studio portraits of General Assembly members, politicians, and doctors.

P0880 Gary Woolfolk Photograph Collection 1896-1900, no date

Copy photos of the Fulton area.

P0881 Elmer G. Harris Collection 1937, 1980

Photo of Harris and advertising card for his mules.

P0882 Missouri State Treasurer Portraits 1843-1957

large portraits of the State Treasurers of Missouri, including most treasurers from the time period from 1843 to 1960

P0883 April and Michael Koonse Photograph Collection 1948-1950

Photos of Bill See and Battery B, 128th Field Artillery Battalion, Missouri National Guard, at Fort Leonard Wood and Columbia, MO, 1948-1950.

P0884 E.W. Alexander Photograph Collection no date

Photo of Central High School, St. Louis

P0885 Martin F. Schmidt Photograph Collection no date

Photo of Civil War monument, Springfield.

P0886 Lois Stanley Photograph Collection 1905-1906

Photo of Rural Carrier Convention, district meeting at Chillicothe ca. 1905-1906

P0887 Earl W. Dye Photograph Collection 1887

Photo of Major R.J. Williams and his mule Old Jule.

P0888 Robert C. Smith Photograph Collection 1925, no date

Views of downtown Columbia, Jesse Wrench, and Robert Lee Smith Farm.

P0889 W.C. Alexander Photograph Collection no date

Photos of monuments to Martin Parmer and General Augustus Jones.

P0890 Missouri State Teachers Association Photographs 1950-1956, no date

Photos of people and places related to the Missouri State Teachers Association

P0891 James Houston Photograph Collection no date

Photos of Schuyler county homes: Hall and Hughes

P0892 Mrs. J.C. Storment Photograph Collection no date

Photos of Warren County - buildings in the Marthasville area.

P0893 St. Joseph Lead Company Photographs no date

Photos of Aptus Furnace and reenactment of early lead mining methods.

P0894 Jessie L. Gaynor Photographs no date

Photos of Jessie L. Gaynor

P0895 Fred Russell Photographs 1930, no date

Photographs of Boone's Lick Spring and buildings in Iron, Madison, and Washington Counties.

P0896 Francis English Photograph Collection 1925, no date

Copy prints of Francis English.

P0897 Hammond & Irwin Photographs no date

Photos by Hammond & Irwin studio, Jefferson City. Portraits of Governor Phil M. Donnelly.

P0898 Draper Family Photographs no date

Portraits of Philander and Sarah Draper.

P0899 Ella Horak Photograph Collection no date

Portraits of Dr. Curtis Howard Epps, snapshot of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church

P0900 Bryan Family Photographs no date

Portraits of Eveline McIlvaine Bryand and Dr. John Gano Bryan

P0901 Louise Stephens Otto Photograph Collection 1867-1892, no date

Photos of Stephens family members: Hugh, Edwin Sydney, and E.W. Photo of Academic Hall ruins after fire.

P0902 Fleeta M. Stephens Photograph Collection 1895, no date

Photos of J.L. Stephens, and the William A. Bright family

P0903 Thomas M. Stephens Collection 1968, 1974

Photos of artist Thomas M. Stephens and his works.

P0904 Mrs. J. William Benton Photograph Collection no date

Photos of Sir Carl Busch of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra and his wife, Sallie.

P0905 Cole Family Photographs 1904, no date

Images of Hannah Cole and her descendents.

P0906 Gallaher Journal Photographs no date

Copy photos of William Gallaher and individuals mentioned in his journal, as published in the Missouri Historical Review, January 1963.

P0907 Woman's Christian Temperence Union Photographs 1913-1914, no date

Photos of Missouri state delegates for annual conventions of the Woman's Christian Temperence Union, 1913-1914. Clara Cleghorn Hoffman, president.

P0908 Judge Lawson Photograph Collection 1908-1909

Group portraits of the Missouri Bar Association, 1908 and 1909.

P0909 Marjorie Prewitt Clifford Collection no date

Copy prints of paintings of Moss Frederick Prewitt, James Callaway Anderson, and Jane R. Moorman Anderson.