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A. Roemigk to George W. Martin

A. Roemigk to George W. Martin
Creator: Roenigk, Adolph, 1847-1938
Date: July 18, 1904
A letter from Adolph Roenigk of Lincoln, Kansas, to George W. Martin, Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka, Kansas. Roenigk recounts hearing from a Mr. Ferdinand Erhardt, of an Indian battle site in Lincoln County.


A. Roenigk to George W. Martin

A. Roenigk to George W. Martin
Creator: Roenigk, Adolph, 1847-1938
Date: January 14, 1908
This is a letter from Adolph Roenigk, Lincoln, Kansas, to George W. Martin, Kansas Historical Society, Topeka, Kansas. Roenigk inquires about a pipe that was once owned by Chief Tall Bull. Roenigk cites books and page numbers for this and other matters he's interested in researching.


A. Roenigk to George W. Martin

A. Roenigk to George W. Martin
Creator: Roenigk, Adolph, 1847-1938
Date: August 30, 1910
A letter from Adolph Roenigk of Lincoln County, Kansas, to George W. Martin, Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka, Kansas. Roenigk writes of the Pawnee Indians that were killed at Mulberry Creek by settlers and soldiers. He also recounts his correspondence with Hercules Price, who was a participant in the Summit Springs Battle, and how Price had a map of the battlefield and accompanying notes.


A. Roenigk to George W. Martin

A. Roenigk to George W. Martin
Creator: Roenigk, Adolph, 1847-1938
Date: April 08, 1907
A letter from Adolph Roenigk of Lincoln, Kansas, to George W. Martin, Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka, Kansas. Reonigk tells of his friend, Ferdinand Erhardt, and of Erhardt's service and friendship to the late Senator Plumb.


A. Roenigk to George W. Martin

A. Roenigk to George W. Martin
Creator: Roenigk, Adolph, 1847-1938
Date: April 06, 1907
A letter from Adolph Roenigk of Lincoln County, Kansas, to George W. Martin, Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka, Kansas. Roenigk writes that a paper he submitted to the Historical Society, a reminiscence of Ferdinand Eberhardt, had a mistake in the years Mr. Eberhardt remained a widower before his second marriage.


Address before the Old Settler's Reunion, Lincoln, Kansas

Address before the Old Settler's Reunion, Lincoln, Kansas
Creator: Stanley, Arthur Jehu, 1874-1967
Date: September 17, 1915
An address given by Arthur Stanley before the Old Settler's Reunion in Lincoln, Kansas. Stanley recounts life in Lincoln, of living in a dugout, the fear of prairie fires, prairie schooners passing through, the naming and meaning of places in Lincoln, and many other stories of the county and prairie life in general.


Adolph Roenigk to Kirk Mecham

Adolph Roenigk to Kirk Mecham
Creator: Roenigk, Adolph, 1847-1938
Date: October 25, 1937
A letter from Adolph Roenigk to Kirk Mecham, Secretary of the Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka, Kansas. Roenigk recounts the Mulberry Scrap, a skirmish between Indians and Lincoln County settlers and soldiers on February 2, 1869.


C. Bernhardt to George W. Martin

C. Bernhardt to George W. Martin
Creator: Bernhardt, Christian
Date: February 28, 1910 to March 2, 1910
A list of historical points in Lincoln County, as it relates to pioneer monuments.


E.E. Blackman to A. Roenigk correspondence

E.E. Blackman to A. Roenigk correspondence
Creator: Blackman, Elmer E.
Date: January 3 - 8, 1908
These two letters are from E. E. Blackman of the Nebraska Historical Society, to Adolph Roenigk, Lincoln, Kansas. In the first letter, Blackman acknowledges receipt of Roenigk's letter and states that he'll work on Roenigk's request for information at a later date. In the second letter, Blackman has done the research on the "Battle of Summit Springs" and gives Roenigk the details of the battle.


Epitome of military history of Hercules H. Price

Epitome of military history of Hercules H. Price
Creator: Price, Hercules Horn
Date: Between 1864 and 1900
A military summary of Hercules H. Price while he served in Stoneman's Brigade, 5th U.S. Cavalry and General Service Detachment at Army headquarters, Division Pacific and Department of California, San Francisco and Presidio of San Francisco, California.


Eugene Carr to Hercules Price

Eugene Carr to Hercules Price
Creator: Carr, E. A. (Eugene Asa), 1830-1910
Date: June 21, 1910
This is a response t Hercules Price from Eugene Carr. Price had asked for a copy of a map of the Battle of Summit Springs. The battle had taken place on July 11, 1869, in northeastern Colorado.


Explanation of photographs

Explanation of photographs
Creator: Roenigk, Adolph, 1847-1938
Date: May 1908
An explanation of photographs that the Kansas Historical Society may have received. Roenigk explains that a battle between Potawatomie and Pawnee Indians was fought in 1867 in Lincoln County, and that in 1880, around forty Potawatomie Indians went to the sight of the battle and made drawings and inscriptions on nearby rocks.


Family histories of three families of homesteaders and later their families

Family histories of three families of homesteaders and later their families
Creator: Thummel, Mildred
Date: 1870-1990
Papers and photographs containing information on three families of homesteaders. The material mainly focuses on the Ulin family of Lincoln, Kansas.


George Neelis to Hercules Price

George Neelis to Hercules Price
Creator: Neelis, George
Date: September 26, 1910
A letter from George W. Neelis, Department of the Interior, United States Indian Service, to Hercules H. Price, Napa County, California. Neelis writes that he was visited by a member of his tribe and that he was able to get a correct spelling and pronunciation of Hercules Price's Indian name.


Green Valley School District #36

Green Valley School District #36
Creator: Thummel, Mildred
Date: 1870-1990
Papers and photographs containing information on the Green Valley School District #36. Included in the material is a brief history of the school district, rosters of pupils, and photographs of various school classes.


Hercules H. Price to Adolph Roenigk

Hercules H. Price to Adolph Roenigk
Creator: Price, Hercules Horn
Date: September 17, 1909
This letter is from Hercules Price, Napa County, California, to Adolph Roenigk, Lincoln, Kansas. Price writes about the Battle of Summit Springs, which took place in northeastern Colorado on July 11, 1869.


Hercules H. Price to Ferdinand Erhardt

Hercules H. Price to Ferdinand Erhardt
Creator: Price, Hercules Horn
Date: June 26, 1910
This is a letter from Hercules Price of Napa County, California, to Ferdinand Eberhardt of Lincoln, Kansas. Price writes of his participation at the "Battle of Summit Springs" in northeast Colorado on July 11, 1869, against the Cheyenne Indians.


Hercules H. Price to Ferdinand Erhardt

Hercules H. Price to Ferdinand Erhardt
Creator: Price, Hercules Horn
Date: December 06, 1907
This is a letter from Hercules Price, Napa County, California, to Ferdinand Erhardt, Lincoln, Kansas. Price writes about the Battle of Summit Springs, which took place in northeastern Colorado on July 11, 1869.


Hercules H. Price to George W. Martin

Hercules H. Price to George W. Martin
Creator: Price, Hercules Horn
Date: July 26, 1910
This is a letter from Hercules Price of Napa County, California, to George W. Martin, Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka, Kansas. Price writes about his experience at the "Battle of Summit Springs" in northeastern Colorado on July 11, 1869.


Hercules Price to A. Roenigk

Hercules Price to A. Roenigk
Creator: Price, Hercules Horn
Date: May 31, 1910
This is a letter from Hercules Price, Napa County, California, to Adolph Roenigk. Price writes of the battle of Summit Springs, which took place in northeastern Colorado on July 11, 1869.


Hercules Price to Ferdinand Erhardt

Hercules Price to Ferdinand Erhardt
Creator: Price, Hercules Horn
Date: December 29, 1907
This is a letter from Hercules Price, Napa County, California, to Ferdinand Erhardt, Lincoln, Kansas. Price writes about the Battle of Summit Springs, which took place in northeastern Colorado on July 11, 1869. A map of the battle area is also included.


Hercules Price to George W. Martin

Hercules Price to George W. Martin
Creator: Price, Hercules Horn
Date: December 10, 1910
This is a letter from Hercules H. Price, Napa County, California, to George W. Martin, Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka, Kansas. Price writes about the Battle of Summit Springs, which took place in northeastern Colorado on July 11, 1869.


Hercules Price to John Baird

Hercules Price to John Baird
Creator: Price, Hercules Horn
Date: August 10, 1910
This is a letter from Hercules Price, Napa County, California, to John C. Baird, Vesper, Kansas. Price writes about the Battle of Summit Springs, which took place in northeastern Colorado on July 11, 1869. Price had been in contact recently with the brother of a woman who was killed in that battle. The brother asked Price where her remains were buried.


History of Green Valley community in Cedron township, Lincoln County, Kansas

History of Green Valley community in Cedron township, Lincoln County, Kansas
Creator: Thummel, Mildred
Date: 1870-1990
A history of Cedron township in Lincoln County, Kansas. The early history includes information on early settlers, buildings, homes, and the railroad, the Negro population of the county, and the history of Mrs. Lord's picnic.


History of Sylvan Grove, Kansas

History of Sylvan Grove, Kansas
Creator: Sigley, Helen L.B.
Date: 1926
A history of Sylvan Grove, Lincoln County, Kansas, written by Helen Sigley during her senior year at Sylvan High School. The history recounts the earliest settlers of the town, how it received its name, and many of the town's first businesses and business owners.


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