Jump to Navigation

Several views of Lane University in Lecompton, Kansas

missing
View at Kansas Memory

Date: Between 1920 and 1950

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: FK2.D4 Le.79 *30-37

Unit ID: 228997

Summary: Several views of Lane University in states of disuse. This school was founded in 1865 by Reverend Solomon Weaver, the first president, and was named after U.S. Senator James H. Lane. In 1902, Lane University was united with Campbell University to form Campbell College. The parents of former president Dwight D. Eisenhower met at Lane University as students. Today, the building is a museum known as Lane University & Territorial Capital Museum. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Space Required/Quantity: [Not stated]

Title (Main title): Several views of Lane University in Lecompton, Kansas

Scope and Content

Portions of Collection Not Separately Described:

  1. *30
  2. *31
  3. *32
  4. *33
  5. *34
  6. *35
  7. *36
  8. *37

Locators:

No Locators Identified