Inside Spencer: The KSRL Blog

Throwback Thursday: Snow and Fur Coats 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 19,500 images from KU’s University Archives and made them available online; be sure to check them out!

Photograph of women holding blocks of snow, 1936-1937

It’s been a snow-free winter in Lawrence so far, but we love this glamorous picture of
KU women holding blocks of snow, 1936-1937. University Archives Photos.
Call Number: RG 0/24/1 Snow 1936/1937 Prints: Campus: Areas and Objects (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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