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This collection consists of photocopies of records of mining locations, accidents, maps of southwestern, Kansas, and the memoir “WW-1 Baby” by Anthony Simoncic.
Anthony John Simoncic was born in Weir, Kansas in 1907, and grew up in Ringo, Kansas during the 1920s. As an adult, he worked as a truck driver. Anthony married Rose Ann Oblak (1908 – 1991) and together they had a son in 1939. Simoncic passed away in his home in 1993, unable to complete his memoir. This collection was donated to PSU in 2000 by Linda Knoll.
Business and Industry, Social Life and Customs
Size of Collection
.4 linear feet
Dates of Collection
SpC MS 0343
Special Collections, Leonard H. Axe Library, "Simoncic, Anthony, Collection, 1884-1941" (2021). Finding Aids. 347.