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Guide to the Hazel F. Anderson Collection

Papers of Hazel F. Anderson


Creator:Anderson, Hazel F.
Title: Papers of Hazel F. Anderson
Dates: 1949-1986
Quantity: .25 linear feet (6 file folders)
Abstract:The Papers of Hazel F. Anderson are those of an African American woman from Kansas City, Kansas. The majority of the papers concern various organizations, especially business related groups.
Language: English

Call Number:

RH MS P634
RH MS-P P634

Repository: University of Kansas
Kenneth Spencer Research Library
1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence, KS 66045-7616
URL: http://spencer.lib.ku.edu/
Finding aid prepared by mbw, 2006; Finding aid encoded by mbw, 2006; revised by mrk, 2010
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2019-04-17 11:25:50 -0500.

Support for the processing of this Collection was provided by the Dana and Sue Anderson African American Collecting Program Endowment Fund.

Biography of Hazel F. Anderson

Hazel F. Anderson, an African American businesswoman in Kansas City, Kansas, owned and operated the Mercury Chair Rental Company with her husband Carey Anderson. A graduate of Sumner High School, she was active in the local Northeast Business Association and served as 1st Vice President of that group. Anderson was also involved in various other organizations such as the Geacé Club and the Kansas-Missouri Movie Makers, of which she was a founder.

Scope and Contents

The Papers of Hazel F. Anderson date from 1949-1986 and are arranged in one series, Personal Papers. Folders within this series are arranged alphabetically. Photographs from the collection are located at RH MS-P P634.

Series List

The Hazel F. Anderson Collection dates from 1949-1986 and is arranged in one series, Personal Papers.


Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.



Anderson, Hazel F.


African American businesspeople -- Kansas
African American churches -- Kansas

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hazel F. Anderson Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P634, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Hazel F. Anderson, 1986