Lynn Murphy papers

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Reference code

US US kmk P2006.01

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Lynn Murphy papers


  • 1965-1986 (Creation)


1.00 Box

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Biographical history

Lynn Murphy was the proprietor of three retail shops in Kansas: Youth Fashion in Herington (1965-1972), Lynn’s Youth Fashion in Salina (1969-1986), and Lynn’s Downstairs at Van’s in McPherson (1972-1975).

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This collection is consists of various advertising material and stationery for the 3 shops operated by Lynn Murphy.  The material is arranged in one box.

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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.

Languages of the material

  • English

Scripts of the material

  • Latin

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Custodial history

It received accession number P2006.01.

Immediate source of acquisition

Acqusition Source: Patrice Lewerenz. daughter of Lynn Murphy, in 2005 and 2006.
Acqusition Method: Donation
Acqusition Date: 20050124

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Specialized notes

  • Citation: Preferred Citation: [Item title], [item date], Lynn Murphy papers, Box [number], Folder [number or title], Morse Department of Special Collections, Kansas State University Libraries.

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Describing Archives: A Content Standard

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Archivist's note

Processing Info: Unkown inventory author.  Archon processing by Edward Nagurny, January 2015.
Publication Date: 2015-01-01

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Physical storage

  • 2.5" Flip Top, Letter: Box 1, A83412062909