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Special Collections Class Guide: News and Feature Writing

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1117 Mid-Campus Drive North
Manhattan, KS 66506-1200
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Digitized Primary Sources

K-State Libraries continues to update its digital database with Special Collections materials.

Newspaper Date Ranges:

Kansas Industrialist (1875-1954).

Students' Herald (1896-1913).

Collegian (1914- present).

Digitized Secondary Sources (click image to open)


  • Julius T. Willard, History of the Kansas State College of Agriculture and Applied Science (Manhattan: Kansas State College, 1940).

  • J. D. Walters, History of the Kansas State Agricultural College (Manhattan: Kansas State Agricultural College, 1909). 

Student Newspapers (click image to open)

Royal Purple and Course Catalogs (click image to open)