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Applications: Penitentiary, Kansas State

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Creator: Kansas. Governor (1865-1868 : Crawford)

Date: 1868

Level of Description: Folder

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Governor's Office, Governor Samuel Crawford Correspondence Files, Letters Received and Proclamations, Correspondence Arranged by Subject, Box 1 Folder 3

Unit ID: 453653

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Title (Main title): Applications: Penitentiary, Kansas State

Part of: Records of the Kansas Governor's Office. Records of the Kansas Governor's Office : administration of Governor S. J. Crawford (1865-1868). Letters received and proclamations. Correspondence Arranged by Subject.

Scope and Content

Scope and content: These letters, spanning January through March 1868, are from government officials and Kansas citizens to Kansas Governor Samuel Crawford regarding the appointment of the warden for the Kansas State Penitentiary. They wrote to either recommend others or apply for the position. The Kansas State Penitentiary was located in Leavenworth County, Kansas.


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    Kansas State Agencies. Governor's Office. Specific Administrations. Crawford, Samuel J. Administration.