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This collection includes newspaper clippings, transcripts recorded by Peter Kelly, court stenography notes, a biography of Peter Kelly, and other miscellaneous materials.
Peter Allyn Kelly was born on February 23, 1889 to Edward and Mary Kelly in Weir, Kansas. He was named “top” in his typing and shorthand classes. He married Gladys Burnett in May 1917. They had three children, Patricia, Peter and Allyn. He shortly worked for the Haldeman-Julius Publishing Company, before beginning work as a court reporter in March of 1927, where he stayed until retirement in 1969. He became known for the speed and accuracy of his reporting. He passed away in February of 1970.
Government and Law
Size of Collection
2.4 linear feet
Dates of Collection
SpC MS 0375
Special Collections, Leonard H. Axe Library, "Kelly, Peter, Collection, 1911-1982" (2022). Finding Aids. 388.