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Governor John A. Martin to the Honorable Board of Railroad Commissioners

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Creator: Martin, John A., 1839-1889

Date: March 10, 1885

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Governors Office, Martin, Correspondence, Box 29 Folder 5

Unit ID: 212900

Summary: Kansas Governor John Martin of Topeka writes to the Kansas Board of Railroad Commissioners concerning "very serious troubles have arisen at Atchison and Parsons between the Missouri Pacific Railway company and certain of its employees." Railroad workers were on strike and the governor has just received word that a mob has taken control of the trains.

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Title (Main title): Governor John A. Martin to the Honorable Board of Railroad Commissioners

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