This collection highlights the life of Clementine Paddleford, a Kansas native and K-State alum who was an internationally-known food writer and critic during the 1920s-1960s.
Delta Chapter 1917-1935
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. established their first chapter west of the Mississippi at Kansas State Agricultural College (KSAC). The college’s racially mixed campus became home to the Delta Chapter on April 9, 1917.
Jimmy Rogers: Champion for the Blues
Jimmy Rogers (1924-1997) was a pioneer of postwar Chicago blues. The collection includes approximately 2,500 items related to Rogers' career and performances from 1960-1997.
Lt. Marjorie Honstead, Experiences in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps in WWII
Lt. Marjorie Honstead (1920–2006), was part of the U.S. Army Nurse Corps. during World War II. The collection documents the years Lt. Honstead served in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps.
Minnie Howell, K-State's First Black Female Graduate
Minnie M. Howell was the first black woman to graduate from Kansas State Agricultural College (KSAC) in 1901.