Carrie Westlake Whitney

Description: Photos, illustrations, and information (especially mounted newspaper clippings from 1895 to 1934) on Carrie Westlake Whitney, or Carrie Whitney, founding librarian of the Kansas City Public Library and a poet and essayist born in Virginia and dying in Kansas City in 1934.
Location: Vertical File: Whitney, Carrie Westlake
Item Type: Vertical File


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