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Correspondence - Numerical File

Creator: United States. Surveyor General of Kansas and Nebraska

Date: 1854-1876

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 193350

Space Required/Quantity:

  • 5.00 Document case, 5-inch

Title (Main title): Correspondence - Numerical File

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Incoming correspondence filed in a numerical order (do not have every piece of correspondence), often grouped together by particular subject and/or correspondent. Correspondence concerns all matters under the Surveyor General, such as the business of surveying, declarations of claims and other claim-related inquiries, appointments and letters of introduction for surveying deputies, etc. Can include attachments, such as copies of Indian treaties, small maps or diagrams, copies of field notes, etc. File numbers 23 - 2751, 2755.5 - 4899. See series 193372, Registry of Letters; and part of series 193351, Correspondence - Chronological and General File for indexes to navigate the numerical files and for other correspondence.


Locator Contents
027-01-06-02 to 027-01-06-06   

Index Terms


    United States. Surveyor General of Kansas and Nebraska -- Records and correspondence
    United States -- Territorial expansion -- 19th century
    Public lands -- Kansas
    Surveying -- Kansas

Creators and Contributors

Agency Classification:

    Federal Agencies. U.S. Department of the Interior. U.S. Surveyor General of Kansas & Nebraska.