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Judge Sherman Parks, Sr. and the Kansas Court of Appeals

This is a photograph of Judge Sherman A. Parks, Sr.(top row, far left) and the Kansas Court of Appeals.

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Robert T. Stephan with President Ronald Reagan

This is a photograph of Robert T. Stephan shaking hands with President Ronald Reagan. After graduating from Washburn University's law school, Robert T. Stephan practiced law in Wichita, Kansas. From 1965 to 1978, he was a district court judge in Wichita, Kansas. In 1979, he was elected Kansas Attorney General and he served in that office for 16 years. He helped craft and eventually win passage of the 1992 Victims' Rights Amendment. The legislation established a compensation fund, crime victims' board, community grants, and revised sentencing guidelines in Kansas. After leaving office, he moved to Lenexa, Kansas, and worked as a corporate legal consultant, dealing principally in consumer protection matters and federal trade commission rules in regard to marketing. Stephan has received many awards for his service to the state and community.

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Robert T. Stephan with President George H. W. Bush

This is a photograph of Kansas Attorney General Robert T. Stephan shaking hands with United States President George H. W. Bush. After graduating from Washburn University's law school, Robert T. Stephan practiced law in Wichita, Kansas. From 1965 to 1978, he was a district court judge in Wichita, Kansas. In 1979, he was elected Kansas Attorney General and he served in that office for 16 years. He helped craft and eventually win passage of the 1992 Victims' Rights Amendment. The legislation established a compensation fund, crime victims' board, community grants, and revised sentencing guidelines in Kansas. After leaving office, he moved to Lenexa, Kansas, and worked as a corporate legal consultant, dealing principally in consumer protection matters and federal trade commission rules in regard to marketing. Stephan has received many awards for his service to the state and community.

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Thomas Docking and family

This colored postcard shows former Kansas Lt. Governor Thomas R. Docking, with his son Brian and wife Jill Sadowsky Docking. Docking, a lawyer from Wichita, Kansas, began his career in politics as Governor John Carlin's running mate for Lieutenant Governor. Their successful win in November of 1982 elected Docking as the forty-first Lieutenant Governor of Kansas, (1982-1987). Docking continued his career in politics as the 1986 Democratic candidate for governor but lost to Republican challenger Mike Hayden.

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Jim Slattery

This is a portrait of James Charles Slattery who served in the Kansas House of Representatives from 1973-1979. From 1983-1995, he served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Kansas' second Congressional district. He served on the House Energy & Commerce, Veterans' Affairs, Budget, and Banking Committees. In 1994, he ran for Governor of Kansas but lost the election to William Preston "Bill" Graves. In 2008, he made a bid for the U.S. Senate seat held by Senator Pat Roberts, (R-KS). He lost that election.

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Robert T. Stephan with President Jimmy Carter

This is a photograph of Kansas Attorney General Robert T. Stephan shaking hands with United States President Jimmy Carter. After graduating from Washburn University's law school, Robert T. Stephan practiced law in Wichita, Kansas. From 1965 to 1978, he was a district court judge in Wichita, Kansas. In 1979, he was elected Kansas Attorney General and served in that office for 16 years. He helped craft and eventually win passage of the 1992 Victims' Rights Amendment. The legislation established a compensation fund, crime victims' board, community grants, and revised sentencing guidelines in Kansas. After leaving office, he moved to Lenexa, Kansas and worked as a corporate legal consultant, dealing principally in consumer protection matters and federal trade commission rules in regard to marketing. Stephan has received many awards for his service to the state and community.

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Kansas Film Commission site photographs, subject businesses

Kansas Film Commission

These are panoramic photographs of locations in Kansas created by the Kansas Film Commission to promote scenes to film companies. The panoramics were created by taking individual photos and taping them together. The photographs are arranged alphabetically by subject and then location. The subject of this part of the collection is businesses, including banks, bars, general stores, food stores, funeral homes, gas stations, hotels, malls, miscellaneous buildings, newspaper offices, restaurants, toy stores, and workshops.

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Sherman A. Parks, Jr.

This series of photographs are representations of Sherman A. Parks Jr. as he grows up from adolescence to a young adult. Some of the images of Sherman include him playing in the Sunflower Games, shaking hands with George Brett, attending significant events such as the 1984 Kansas Black legislative Conference, graduation from Washburn University and family photos. Also included is candidate information when Sherman ran for State Representative 59th District, and a newspaper clipping of Sherman being elected executive director of the Kansas Chiropractic Association.

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