Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

Joseph Harris to James C Quire - Page
Text Version

To order images and/or obtain permission to use them commercially, please contact the KSHS Reference Desk at KSHS.reference@ks.gov or 785-272-8681, ext. 117.

For more information see the Copyright and Permission FAQ.

A letter written by Joseph Harris to James C. Quire. Harris a farmer in Paola Township, Miami County, Kansas writes to his nephew James C. Quire, who possibly lived in Ohio. The letter describes the development of Paola, Kansas and provides information on land, transportation, and business opportunities. In the letter, Harris mentions the Indian trade and a Miami village located 10 miles from Paola.

Creator: Harris, Joseph
Date: March 26, 1870

Bookbag Text Version Share Print

Joseph Harris to James C Quire - 1Joseph Harris to James C Quire - 2Joseph Harris to James C Quire - 3

Joseph Harris to James C Quire - 1

Item Number: 220443
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 220443

Copyright © 2007-2020 - Kansas Historical Society - Contact Us
This website was developed in part with funding provided by the Information Network of Kansas.