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Throwback Thursday: Boy Scout Edition

Each week we’ll be posting a photograph from University Archives that shows a scene from KU’s past. We’ve also scanned more than 21,700 images from KU’s University Archives and made them available online; be sure to check them out!

Happy birthday, Boy Scouts of America! The organization was founded on February 8, 1910.

Photograph of Phog Allen posing with a boy scout, 1958

Legendary KU basketball coach Phog Allen with a local Eagle Scout, June 27, 1958.
Lawrence Journal-World Photo Collection, University Archives Photos.
Call Number: RG LJW 66/22 Forrest C. Allen 1958: Athletic Department: Coaches and Staff (Photos).
Click image to enlarge (redirect to Spencer’s digital collections).

Caitlin Donnelly
Head of Public Services

Melissa Kleinschmidt, Megan Sims, and Abbey Ulrich
Public Services Student Assistants

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