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Photographs and biographical materials relating to the Cordes, Lahmann, Gebo, Coerlin and related families collected by Rose Cordes Gebo and Lembit Rauk. The families were originally from the Axstedt-Harrendorf area of Germany and emigrated to America during the late 19th century and early 20th centuries. Members of the Cordes, Lahmann, and Coerlin families have either visited or lived in Pittsburg, Kansas.

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Immigration and Emigration, Social Life and Customs

Size of Collection

27 folders

Dates of Collection


Manuscript Number

SpC MS 0018

Rose and Rauk papers, circa 1885-1999

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