William Tecumseh Sherman was a partner, with his brother-in-law, Thomas Ewing, Jr, in a law firm in Leavenworth, Kansas Territory, from approximately 1857-1859. While there, he was involved in promoting the interests of Leavenworth. Sherman later gained fame as a Union general in the Civil War (1861-1865).
Creator: Kuhn Bros.
Item Number: 90746
Call Number: B Sherman William Tecumseh *4
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 90746
Collections - Photograph
Community Life - Town development
Military - Wars - Civil War
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Photograph
People - Notable Kansans - Ewing, Thomas, Jr.
People - Notable People - Sherman, William Tecumseh
Places - Cities and towns - Leavenworth
Places - Counties - Leavenworth
Type of Material - Photographs