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Bel Aire, Kansas, Oral Histories Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2020-08

Content Note

This collection from Wichita State University's Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of History, contains interviews with residents of Bel Aire, Kansas, about their lives in the city and the city's history. Materials include recordings of interviews, transcripts of interviews, short biographies of the participants, and release forms signed by participants.

Dates

  • 2006

Literary Rights

Literary rights were granted to Wichita State University. When permission is granted to examine the manuscripts, it is not an authorization to publish them. Manuscripts cannot be used for publication without regard for common law literary rights, copyright laws and the laws of libel. It is the responsibility of the researcher and his/her publisher, to obtain permission to publish. Scholars and students who eventually plan to have their work published are urged to make inquiry regarding overall restrictions on publication before initial research.

Biographical / Historical

In March and April of 2006, students of Dr. Jay Price, Professor of History at Wichita State University, conducted interviews with long-time residents of Bel Aire, Kansas, about their lives in the city and the city's history as they remember its past.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

Series 1 ‒ Release Forms
Series 2 ‒ Interview Transcripts and Biographies
Series 3 ‒ Recorded Interviews
Series 4 ‒ Essays by Students about Bel Aire

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donation of Dr. Jay Price, 2006-05

Processing Information

ALM, 2020-04

Title
Bel Aire, Kansas, Oral Histories Collection
Author
ALM
Date
2020-04
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Wichita State University Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
Special Collections and University Archives
Wichita State University Libraries
1845 Fairmount
Wichita KS 67260-0068