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Alphabetical correspondence, I-K

Alphabetical correspondence, I-K
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1879-1883: Glick)
Date: 1883-1885
These letters are from Kansas citizens to Kansas Governor G. W. Glick. There are also a few letters from the Kansas State Penitentiary regarding Congress as well as information on certain people. Additionally, there are many letters from the Kansas State Agricultural College regarding different issues and requests. The correspondents discussed various topics including railroads, requests for aid/support/documents/interviews, government officials, congress, newspaper/publication articles (i.e.- Enterprise), and farming. Due to the large amount of correspondence Kansas Governor G. W. Glick received from the public, the letters are divided and listed in alphabetical order.


Alphabetical correspondence, L-N

Alphabetical correspondence, L-N
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1879-1883: Glick)
Date: 1883-1885
These letters are from Kansas citizens to Kansas Governor G. W. Glick. The correspondents discussed various topics including newspaper/publication articles (i.e.- The Independent; Enterprise), government officials, congress, legislature, coal, farming, land, laws and policies, and requests for visits. There are also a few letters concerning the insane asylum. Due to the large amount of correspondence Kansas Governor G. W. Glick received from the public, the letters are divided and listed in alphabetical order.


Alphabetical correspondence, O-R

Alphabetical correspondence, O-R
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1879-1883: Glick)
Date: 1883-1885
These letters are from Kansas citizens to Kansas Governor G. W. Glick. The correspondents discussed various topics including mining, farming, railroads, legislature, congress, newspaper/publication articles (i.e.- The State Journal), and requests for documents/aid/support/interviews/appointments/visits. Due to the large amount of correspondence Kansas Governor G. W. Glick received from the public, the letters are divided and listed in alphabetical order.


Alphabetical correspondence, S-T

Alphabetical correspondence, S-T
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1879-1883: Glick)
Date: 1883-1885
These letters are from Kansas citizens to Kansas Governor G. W. Glick. There are also a few letters regarding the Kansas State Penitentiary and State Insane Asylum. The correspondents discussed various topics including requests for visits/appointments/support/aid, government officials, congress, railroads, mining, land, and newspaper/publication articles (i.e.- The Minneapolis; Enterprise). Due to the large amount of correspondence Kansas Governor G. W. Glick received from the public, the letters are divided and listed in alphabetical order.


Building a garage on the Frank Cersovsky farm, Thomas County, Kansas

Building a garage on the Frank Cersovsky farm, Thomas County, Kansas
Date: 1928
Two views of building a garage on the Frank Cersovsky farm in Thomas County, Kansas.


County Affairs, Pratt County

County Affairs, Pratt County
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1885-1889 : Martin)
Date: 1885-1889
These letters, spanning 1886 to 1887, are from the residents and offices of Pratt County, Kansas regarding county affairs to Kansas Governor John Martin. The letters discuss various topics including farmer issues, sheriff affairs, the moving of county records to the county, the county seat, and military affairs. Pratt County was organized on July 25, 1879 and named for Caleb Pratt, who migrated from Massachusetts to Lawrence, became active in politics, served in the First Kansas Infantry in the Civil War and was killed during the War.


December 1888-January 1889

December 1888-January 1889
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1885-1889 : Martin)
Date: December 1888-January 1889
These letters, spanning December 1888 through January 1889, are from residents as well as state and federal offices regarding Kansas affairs to Kansas Governor John Martin. The letters discuss various topics including legislation, farming, finances, personal matters/opinions, railroads, appointments to positions, American Bar Association, and military affairs. John Martin served as 10th governor of Kansas: January 12, 1885, to January 14, 1889. He was fortunate to have acquired upon his inauguration in 1885 a state of affairs that was persistent in prosperous economic growth, and city and town expansion. But all that boom and extravagance changed in his last year of office when conditions gave way to severe drought and an economic recession.


Digging a well, Logan County, Kansas

Digging a well, Logan County, Kansas
Date: Between 1900 and 1915
This photograph shows a group of men possibly digging a water well in Logan County, Kansas.


Expositions, Centennials, Conventions; National Farmer's Congress

Expositions, Centennials, Conventions; National Farmer's Congress
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1885-1889 : Martin)
Date: 1885-1888
These letters, spanning 1885 to 1888, are from the Farmer's National Association and other individuals regarding the Farmer's National Congress to Kansas Governor John Martin. The letters cover multiple annual Farmer's National Congress. Most of the letters discuss the appointment of delegates as well as the acceptance of the appointment. Some letters explain the Farmer's National Congress for each year. A shortened version of the Constitution of the Farmer's Congress of the U.S. is also among the letters.


Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, Farm Union

Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, Farm Union
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1929-1931 : Reed)
Date: 1930-1931
This file includes subject correspondence relating to the Farm Union which is part of a bigger collection of Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence.


Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, Livestock Department

Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, Livestock Department
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1929-1931 : Reed)
Date: 1929-1931
This file includes subject correspondence relating to the Livestock Department and Farm Board. This file is part of a bigger collection of Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence.


Men constructing a building

Men constructing a building
Date: Between 1910 and 1915
A postcard showing men building either a house or barn. It was postmarked in Bishop, Texas, and was sent to Mr. Charlie Lawson in McPherson, Kansas.


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