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This printed commission, issued from the "Head-Quarters Kansas Volunteers, For the Protection of the Ballot-Box," was given to James Montgomery and signed by J. H. Lane and M. F. Conway, adjutant general, on September 16, 1857. Montgomery was commissioned captain of the "Little Sugar Creek Company." [This would have been specifically for the territorial election held October 5, 1857.]

Date: September 16, 1857

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Item Number: 7623
Call Number: History. Elections Coll. #578
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 7623

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