Bob Newsome papers

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US US kmk 2016-17.045

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Bob Newsome papers


  • 1961–1965 (Creation)


0.25 Linear Feet, 1.00 Box

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These materials include the 1965 dissertation of Robert Weldon "Bob" Newsome, extension faculty at Kansas State University from 1955 to 1994, titled "A Descriptive Study of the Origin, Development and Recent Major Trends of the Kansas Co-operative Agricultural Extension Service." Also included is his research for the dissertation and includes topics such as law and government, university budgeting, in-service training, adult education, and organization of extension services. Materials range from 1961 to 1965.

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No access restriction: All materials are open for research.

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The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

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  • English

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  • Latin

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Custodial history

It received accession number 2016-17.045.  Papers acquired on date noted (02/14/2017).

Immediate source of acquisition

Acqusition Source: Bob Newsome
Acqusition Method: Donation.
Acqusition Date: 20170214

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Materials align with faculty papers collection guidelines and pertain to the history of K-State extension work.


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  • Citation: [Item title], [item date], Bob Newsome papers, Box 1, Folder [number and title], Morse Department of Special Collections, Kansas State University Libraries.

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Archivist's note

Finding Aid Author: Cliff Hight
Processing Info: University archivist Cliff Hight processed the collection in 2017.
Publication Date: 2017-05-08

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  • Box: Box 1, A83412056958