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Fred Robertson, United States District Attorney, to Charles H. Sessions, secretary to Governor Arthur Capper - Page

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United States District Attorney Fred Robertson of Kansas City (Wyandotte County) writes to Charles H. Sessions, secretary to Governor Arthur Capper, of Topeka (Shawnee County). The letter regards Session's request to send government agents to Wilson (Ellsworth County) to apprehend suspected German sympathizers. During WWI, the Governor's office occasionally contacted the United States District Attorney's office in Kansas City regarding concerns over suspected pro-German elements in local communities, usually at the request of local residents.

Creator: Robertson, Fred
Date: July 9, 1917

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Item Number: 207797
Call Number: Governor's Records--Capper, Box 36 Folder 11
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 207797

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