This photograph shows bundles of the Appeal to Reason, newspaper ready for mailing at the depot in Girard, Kansas. The Appeal to Reason was an independent newspaper first published in Kansas City Missouri and later in Girard, Kansas, by it's founder Julius Wayland. The political publication consisted of three to four pages of articles and headlines about Socialism in America.
Date: Between 1897 and 1912
Item Number: 211131
Call Number: FK2.C11 G.73 N.App *3
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 211131
Business and Industry - Media/Communications - Newspaper
Collections - Photograph
Curriculum - The Kansas Journey - Chapter 8: Reform Movements: "It Happens First in Kansas"
Date - 1890s
Date - 1900s
Government and Politics - Reform and Protest - Socialism
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Photograph
Places - Cities and towns - Girard
Places - Counties - Crawford
Thematic Time Period - Age of Reform, 1880 - 1917
Type of Material - Photographs