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Andrieus A. Jones to Edmund G. Ross

Andrieus A. Jones to Edmund G. Ross
Creator: Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson), 1826-1907
Date: June 26, 1896
Jones acknowledges receipt of copies of Ross's history of the presidential impeachment trial and will share it with leading Democrats in Chicago during the campaign convention.


C.C. Whitney to Senator Edmund G. Ross

C.C. Whitney to Senator Edmund G. Ross
Creator: Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson), 1826-1907
Date: January 19, 1869
Letter written by Whitney informing him of a state senate resolution to censor him for his vote against impeachment of President Andrew Johnson and demanding his immediate resignation from political office.


Edmund G. Ross correspondence

Edmund G. Ross correspondence
Date: 1856-1865
Correspondence to and from Edmund G. Ross. A number of letters are from Ross to his wife Fannie Lathrop Ross. There is one letter from S. C. Pomeroy about Ross's request to raise a company of men. There are also a number of telegrams relating to military activities. During the Civil War Ross served in Company E of the 11th Kansas Cavalry. In 1866 he was appointed by the governor to fill the unexpired United States Senate term of James Lane, who had committed suicide. Ross served in the Senate until 1871. Transcriptions of some of the letters are included with the images of the originals.


John Arrell Johnson to Edmund G. Ross

John Arrell Johnson to Edmund G. Ross
Creator: Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson), 1826-1907
Date: May 27, 1885
Letter by Johnson congratulating Ross on his recent appointment to the position of governor of New Mexico and comments on politics in Kansas.


John W. Horner to Fannie L. Ross

John W. Horner to Fannie L. Ross
Creator: Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson), 1826-1907
Date: May 24, 1868
Letter written by John W. Horner to Fannie L. Ross concerning her husband's vote of acquittal to impeach President Andrew Johnson. He urges not to take too seriously the clamor against him as its source lies in the malice of political enemies and the ambitions of political rivals. He stresses time will vindicate Ross.


Senator Edmund G. Ross to Fanny L. Ross

Senator Edmund G. Ross to Fanny L. Ross
Creator: Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson), 1826-1907
Date: December 29, 1869
Senator Ross writes to his wife commenting upon the publication of pretended disclosures in the impeachment proceeding against President Andrew Johnson. He states he thinks there is a concerted plan afoot to prevent his congressional re-election.


T.C. Hill to Senator Edmund G. Ross

T.C. Hill to Senator Edmund G. Ross
Creator: Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson), 1826-1907
Date: June 12, 1868
Letter written by Hill stating that he supports Ross as a just public official in the presidential impeachment proceedings of Congress against Andrew Johnson. He notes that many in Kansas remain loyal supporters of his actions during the unfolding impeachment activities.


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