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The Lone Tree suballiance of the Kansas Farmers' Alliance of Dentonia, Jewell County, met in September of 1890 and recorded the minutes of that meeting. In addition to local appointments and elections, the minutes describe requests and motions to use member donations and the alliance treasury as campaign contributions. This motion led to a controversy between members affiliated with the Republican Party and those supporting the People Party (or Populists). The minutes also describe a lecture on the Republican Party platform. This political controversy marks the transition of the Farmers' Alliance into the People's Party (or Populist Party) which occurred in 1890.

Creator: Lone Tree Farmers' Alliance
Date: September 4, 1890

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Item Number: 209091
Call Number: Farmers' Alliance (Coll. 582), Box 1, Folder Lone Tree
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 209091

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