A letter to Kansas Governor St. John from W.J. Alexander, expressing his gratitude and admiration for The Governor's oratory ability at a recent lecture he had given in Leavenworth. Alexander believes temperance should be a condition of eligibility for "positions of public trust."
Creator: Alexander, W. J.
Date: September 04, 1880
Item Number: 306053
Call Number: Governor's Office, St. John, Correspondence Received-Subject File, Box 19
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 306053
Collections - State Archives - Governor's Records - St. John, John P.
Date - 1880s - 1880
Government and Politics - Reform and Protest - Prohibition and temperance
Government and Politics - State Government - Governors - St. John, John Pierce
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Correspondence
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Letter
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Record, Government
People - Notable Kansans - St. John, John Pierce, 1833-1916
Places - Cities and towns - Leavenworth
Places - Counties - Leavenworth
Thematic Time Period - Age of Reform, 1880 - 1917
Type of Material - Unpublished documents - Government records - Correspondence
Type of Material - Unpublished documents - Letters