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Sesame and Lilies contains 3 lectures given by John Ruskin and commentaries on each of them. Also included is an introduction by Mrs. Lois G. Hufford on the spirit of Ruskin's work, which, along with the lecture commentaries, provides a basis for…
Report of the Kansas Commissioners to the Louisiana Purchase Centennial Exposition, St. Louis, Missouri, 1904
An account of the state of Kansas' participation in the 1904 World's Fair held in St. Louis, MO. This account contains written and visual records of the notable accomplishments Kansas shared at the World's Fair. This includes, but is not limited to…
Information on the life of Rev. Father John Schoenmakers, S.J., and on his relationship with the Osage Native Americans in Southeast Kansas.
A Catechism of the Catholic Church, written by Joseph Deharbe. Worded in a simple manner, this catechism is constructed so as to aid children, adults, and those in between in the understanding of the Catholic Church.
This source contains an overview of the life of Catharine Tehgahkwita, a saintly Mohawk woman. After this is a compilation of letters written by missionaries to Native Americans around the Rocky Mountain area. The end of the source contains a…
The letter of Columbus on the discovery of America: A facsimile of the pictorial edition, with a new and literal translation, and a complete reprint of the oldest four editions in Latin
The account of Christopher Columbus on the discovery of the Americas and his experience with the indigenous peoples of what is now Central America. Containing exact prints of the Latin translation of his journal and of woodcut illustrations of his…
Early Days in Kansas: In Keokuk's Time on the Kansas Reservation : being various incidents pertaining to the Keokuks, the Sac & Fox Indians (Mississippi band,) and tales of the early settlers, life on the Kansas reservation, located on the head waters of the Osage River, 1846-1870
This book, one of several in the Green's Historical Series, recounts the history of the Sac & Fox Indians in Osage County.
Life and Letters of Fathers Ponziglione, Shoenmakers and Other Early Jesuits at Osage Mission - Sketch of St. Francis' Church, Life of Mother Bridget
Compilation of letters by and information on Reverend Paul M. Ponziglione S.J., in honor of the missionary work he did in Kansas and present day Oklahoma.
"Compendium of True Theology"
Handwritten manuscript. Contains examples of patching holes in pages by sewing them shut with thread.