Columbia Manuscript Collections

Collection Number Title Collection Dates Description Finding Aid
P1010 Midland Printing Company, Jefferson City 1939

Poster done by Midland Printing showing California missions and a message to turn to the Bible, 3 copies

P1011 Marion and Nola Musgrove Photograph Collection no date

Early 1900s Missouri, Kansas, and Colorado images, collected by a family that lived in Douglas County, Missouri, prior to 1920.

P1012 Edmund L. Alford Photograph Collection no date

Portrait of judge of the Tenth Judicial Circuit

P1013 Lewis Family Photographs 1900-1910

Photographs of the Lewis family of Springfield, MO

P1014 Braxton Pollard Collection 1930-1945

Photographs of St. Louis, including the MUNY and St. Louis Art Museum, and a portrait of Sally Rand.

P1015 Joplin Chamber of Commerce Photograph Collection no date

Photographs of Joplin, Missouri: aerial view of downtown, and Eagle Picher Lead Company.

P1016 St. Louis Globe-Democrat Photograph Collection 1982

Arch and St. Louis skyline in winter, Mississippi River frozen over

P1017 Hall Family Photograph Collection no date

Panoramic photograph of Columbia College, then known as Christian College

P1018 H.S. Sturges Photograph Collection 1884

Group photo of Missouri Press Association meeting

P1019 Union Electric Company Collection 1931, no date

Photographs of Union Electric operations in Illinois and Iowa. Photograph of Gateway Arch.

P1020 Peggy Duffield Photograph Collection 1910

Photograph of University of Missouri columns

P1021 Ann Goth Photograph Collection 1925

Photograph of the employees of the Delta Securities Company in the Rio Grande Valley

P1022 Marilyn Van Grevenhof Photograph Collection 1917

Photograph of Sweeney Automobile School and students in front of building

P1023 Russell Garland Photograph Collection 1878

Photograph of Alexander William Doniphan

P1024 Paul Beisman Photograph Collection 1928-1939

Photographs of performances at the Muny Theatre

P1025 University of Missouri, Delta Gamma Sorority Portrait 1963-1966

Composite photographs of members of the sorority

P1026 Ryan K. Peterson Photograph Collection 1995

Aerial photograph of construction of house

P1027 Norbert A. Kramer Photograph Collection 1940-1958

Photographs taken by Brother Norbert A. Kramer, S.M. in and near Hermann, Missouri, includes descriptions of photos and possible dates for photos.

P1028 Old Matt's Cabin Photograph Collection no date

Cabin that was inspiration for "Old Matt's" cabin in the Harold Bell Wright novel "The Shepherd of the Hills." Small child sitting on porch steps

P1029 Company I, 5th Missouri Volunteer Infantry, Portrait, ca. 1898 circa 1898

Company I, 5th Missouri Volunteer Infantry, group photograph of Spanish American War soldiers

P1030 World War I Photograph Collection 1917-1925

Photographs of organizations dealing with aspects of the war effort

P1031 Governor Elliott N. Major Photograph 1917

Signing of the message of the 49th General Assembly by Governor Elliott N. Major, being first offical in New Capitol Bldg., Jan 2nd 1917

P1032 John Gossler Photographs no date

Photographs of St. Charles

P1033 Frank L. Martin Photograph Collection 1904, no date

Photograph of St. Louis Fair Festival Hall and Terrace of States

P1034 Earle B. Patten Photographs 1922-1946

Photographs by Earle B. Patten of people and scenes in University City and the St. Louis area, beginning in the 1930s.

P1035 Karen Henricks Photograph Collection 1901-1935

Photographs from a Boone County family, including many portraits and school class group portraits.

P1036 Russell and Gloria Peace Griffiths Photograph Collection 1928-1956

Family photographs and ephemera, spanning from the late 1860s through the 1970s.

P1037 Central Methodist College Scrapbooks 1949

Scrapbooks of trips taken to Florida and the Southeast United States, 1948-1949.

P1038 Dale C. Barnard Photograph Collection 1900-1909

Photographs from Dale C. Barnard, a Missouri-native by way of Kirksville and Kansas City. Barnard attended the Missouri School of Mines in Rolla and worked as an mining engineer for El Barreno Mining Company in Mexico City, Mexico, and the Iron King Mine in Arizona.

P1039 Hoch-Vickery Family Photograph Collection 1937-1948

A collection of photos and scrapbooks primarily relating to the Arthur Hoch family of Sedalia, MO, ca. 1940s-1950s

P1040 Elbert Louis "Bert" Nickerson Photographs 1906-1980

Photographs by Elbert Louis Nickerson, better known as "Bert", of Bucklin and Brookfield, MO. Bert worked for the newspaper in Brookfield. This collection also includes his family photographs.

P1041 Earl Powers Photographs 1942-1965

Photographs by Earl Powers, a photographer and farmer who lived in Columbia, MO. Coverage includes people, events, and places in Columbia and Van Nuys, CA. Additional photographs cover Powers' Air Force service in the South Pacific during WWII.

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P1042 State Historical Society of Missouri Art Collection Records 1824-1988

Photographs of artwork held in the State Historical Society of Missouri's art collection.

P1043 Missouri Historical Markers Photograph Collection 1953-2006
P1044 1886 Kansas City Tornado Photograph Collection 1886

Six cabinet cards depicting the aftermath of a tornado in Kansas City, May 10, 1886.

P1045 William C. Tucker Photograph Collection 1958, 1962

Five photographs of Warrensburg, MO, ca. 1958-1962.

P1046 Confederate Home, Higginsville, Photographs 1904

Seven photographs of the Confederate Home in Higginsville, MO, ca. 1904. Includes images of the main building, barnyard, surgeon's residence, hospital reception hall, and exterior views of residences.

P1047 Kansas City Photographs circa 1902

Thirty-five photographs of Kansas City, ca. 1902. Includes images of streets and exterior views of businesses, parks, clubs, and residences.

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P1048 Nodaway County, Missouri, Photographs 1900-1903

Twenty-seven photographs of Nodaway County, ca. 1900-1903. Includes images of Maryville, farms, and Burlington Junction Mineral Springs Company and Hotel.

P1049 Bismarck, Missouri, Photograph Collection 1904-1931

Seven photographs of Bismarck, Missouri, collection on the occasion of the city's bicentennial and published in the book The Sign of a Good Town.

P1050 Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Photograph Collection no date

Seven photographs of the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company factory and operations in St. Louis, MO.

P1051 Walter J. McCormick Photograph Collection 1929-1965, no date

Photographs of and relating to showboat theatres on the Missouri River, used in McCormick's thesis on the subject "An Historical Study of Showboat Theatre on the Missouri River."

P1052 Missouri Capitol Murals Photograph Collection no date

Photographs of the murals in the Missouri State Capitol building. Photos are from unknown sources and photographers; additional photos can be found in the Walker and Massie photographs.

P1053 Riggs Photograph Collection 1911

Six mounted photographs of the Moran Bolt & Nut Manufacturing Company and vicinity, St. Louis, taken May 2-3, 1911.

P1054 Lynching of Frank Embree Photographs 1899

Five photographs of the lynching of Frank Embree, 22 July 1899, near Fayette, MO.

P1055 Martin Family Photographs 1881-1960

Four photographs of Edward Allen Martin and one photograph of his father, Dr. J.F. Martin, both druggists in Greenfield, Missouri.

P1056 Garlichs Family Photographs 1936, no date

Seven photographs and copy photographs of the Hermann Garlichs family.

P1057 Schwarzer Zithers Photograph Collection 1885-1913

Thirty photographs of Franz Schwarzer, the Franz Schwarzer Zither Factory in Washington, Missouri, zithers, zither artisans, zither players, and zither clubs.

P1058 World War II, European Theatre, Snapshots 1940-1945

Twenty-five snapshots of soldiers, landscapes, and military operations during World War II in the European Theatre. People and places in these photographs are unidentified.

P1059 Lois Pribbles Photograph Collection 1941

Twenty-six photographs taken in Honolulu, Hawaii, during or shortly after the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.

P1060 William Uzzell Photograph Collection no date

Cabinet cards taken after 1891, five depicting Mormon sites in Salt Lake City, UT and one of the East Front Pavilion in Saltair, UT.

P1061 Stella Michel Photograph Collection no date

Twenty-five copy prints of historic Missouri trees.

P1062 Ronald Reed Jr. Photograph Collection 1899

Six photographs, several taken July 1, 1899, depicting people outdoors, attributed as being near Cape Girardeau.

P1063 Olive Hill Photograph Collection no date

Copy photos of early four-wheel drive trucks and manufacturing plants, B.J. Patrick, Mark Twain's home in Hannibal, and the Union Covered Bridge, Monroe County.

P1064 Louisiana Purchase Exposition Photograph Collection 1904

Fifty photographs of buildings and views of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, 1904, St. Louis.

P1065 Melvin F. Rader Photograph Collection 1945

One portrait of Melvin F. Rader. One snapshot by Rader of prisoners of war as Americans took over a concentration camp in Mauthausen, Austria.

P1066 Harry Broermann Photograph Collection 1890-1970

Copy photos of Atchison County, especially relating to the Rankin Farm and Mule Barn.

P1067 Lucas Osceola Photograph Collection 1905

Photographs of Monegaw Springs and the Osage River in St. Clair County.

P1068 T.H. Yount Photograph Collection 1840, 1920, no date

Slides depicting historic structures in Sedalia and Sedalia history.

P1069 Mrs. Ken McQuitty Photograph Collection 1910, no date

Photographic postcards of the Dorn-Cloney Laundry & Dry Cleaning delivery wagon, and a marching band parading down Broadway, Columbia, Missouri.

P1070 Swallow Family Portraits no date

Cabinet card portraits of George C. Swallow, first state geologist and dean of the University of Missouri Agricultural School, and his wife, Martha A. Swallow.

P1071 Parcell Photographs 1893-1896

Photographs by Parcell of Kirksville, Missouri, of Dr. Andrew T. Still, and students and faculty of the American School of osteopathy.

P1072 Kucker Studio Co. Photographs 1931-1940

Photographs by Kucker Studio, Springfield, Missouri, of the Springfield area and elected representatives and officials.

P1073 Billings Centennial Historical Committee Photograph Collection 1885-1925

Copy photographs from those collected by the Billings Centennial Historical Committee for use in the publication, Billings Centennial 1871-1971.

P1074 Harold Duncan Photograph Collection 1890-1940

Photograph of the Joel Haden home near Columbia, Missouri, ca. 1890, with members of the Bright family posed outside. Photograph of the Boone County Trust Company, ca. 1927, with employees and customers in the interior.

P1075 Missouri Department of Conservation Photographs no date

Portraits of Joel M. Vance and Wilbur C. Buford. Exhibition for the Centennial Forests Celebration, recognizing 100 years of forest conservation.

P1076 Eleanor Schewe Photograph Collection no date

Two photographs of the Lakenan Clark Barnes house in Mexico, Missouri, 1996.

P1077 James C. Kirkpatrick Photograph Collection 1975-1976

Copy photos of Missouri officials

P1078 Underwood & Underwood Studio Photographs no date

Portraits of Missouri author Winston Churchill and Oscar Wells, President of the American Bankers Association.

P1079 Harris & Ewing Studio Photographs no date

Portraits of Missouri governors and senators.

P1080 Lawrence Rugolo Photographs 1993

Eighteen photographs of Missouri River flooding in 1993 near Easley, Missouri.

P1081 Tom Miller Photograph Collection no date

Snapshots of Gallatin, St. Joseph, Jefferson, and Plattsburg.

P1082 Missouri Opera Star Portraits 1928

Portraits of Missouri opera stars of the early 20th century.

P1083 Editorial Cartoonist Portraits no date

Portraits of Missouri editorial cartoonists.

P1084 Missouri Legislators Portraits 1880-1996

Portraits of Missouri's United States senators and representatives.

P1085 Missouri Judges Portraits 1845-1938

Portraits of Missouri judges.

P1086 Missouri Constitutional Convention Portraits 1922-1923

Portraits of representatives to Missouri's Constitutional Convention.

P1087 Early Central Missouri Settlers Portraits 1900

long skinny portraits of mid-Missouri people

P1088 Basye Family Photographs 1908, no date

Photographs of members of the Basye family, including George Washington Basye, Cora Belle Basye, John Crane Basye, and Peninah Basye.

P1089 St. Louis Physicians Portraits no date

yellowed portraits

P1090 Joplin Globe Photographs 1955, 1973

Photographs by Kathi Conrad of the Joplin Globe of Thomas Hart Benton at the Joplin Centennial and the State Historical Society of Missouri.

P1091 Missouri Governors Portraits 1876-1994

Portraits of Missouri Governors

P1092 Kansas City Christian Church Hospital Photograph Collection 1920

Photographs of doctors and staff from Kansas City Christian Church Hospital.

P1093 Missouri Guerrillas Postcards 1862-1876

Postcards of Misosuri Guerrillas

P1094 Wayman Williams Photograph Collection no date

Portraits of Judge John D. Lawson, his mother, and his wife.

P1095 Vinnie Ream Portrait Collection 1865-1870, no date

Portraits of Vinnie Ream, her son, and her mother.

P1096 Lincoln University Photographs, ca. 1903 circa 1903

Ten photographs of the Lincoln University campus, ca. 1903.

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P1097 Lamar Democrat Photographs 1870, 1950, no date

Twelve photographs of Lamar, MO.

P1098 Barton County, Missouri, Photograph Collection 1904, no date

An artificial collection of photographs of Barton County, focus on Lamar and Liberal.

P1099 Butler County, Missouri, Photograph Collection 1965

An artificial collection of photographs of Butler County, primarily of Poplar Bluff but also including photographs of Mingo Swamp, Black River Slough, and the Garrison & Dalton Bus Co.

P1100 Caldwell County, Missouri, Photograph Collection 1926, no date

An artificial collection of photographs of Caldwell County, Missouri.

P1101 Callaway County, Missouri, Photograph Collection 1903-1942

An artificial collection of photographs of Callaway County, Missouri.

P1102 Allison Pabst Photographs 2001

Photographs of sculptures in the Kansas City Cow Parade.

P1103 Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, Photograph Collection 1882-1962

An artificial collection of photographs of Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, the bulk of which is photographs of Cape Girardeau.

P1104 Carroll County, Missouri, Photograph Collection 1885-1904

An artificial collection of photographs of Carroll County, Missouri, primarily photos of Carrollton.

P1105 Carter County, Missouri, Photograph Collection 1902-2001

An artificial collection of photographs of Carter County, Missouri.

P1106 Cedar County, Missouri, Photograph Collection no date

An artificial collection of photographs, primarily copy photos, of Cedar County, Missouri.

P1107 Cass County, Missouri, Photograph Collection 1865-1976

An artificial collection of photographs of Cass County, Missouri.

P1108 Chariton County, Missouri, Photograph Collection 1866

An artificial collection of photographs of Chariton County, Missouri.

P1109 Springfield-Branson, Missouri, Metropolitan Area, Photograph Collection 1884-1965

An artificial collection of photographs of Christian, Dallas, Greene, Polk, Webster, Stone, and Taney Counties.