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Creator: Kansas. Governor (1873-1877 : Osborn)

Date: 1874 - 1876

Level of Description: Folder

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Governor's Office, Governor Thomas Andrew Osborn Correspondence Files, Correspondence Received, State Departments, Box 1 Folder 16

Unit ID: 454111

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Title (Main title): Penitentiary

Part of: Records of the Kansas Governor's Office. Records of the Kansas Governor's Office : administration of Governor Thomas Andrew Osborn (1873-1877) . Governor Thomas Andrew Osborn correspondence received. State departments.

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Scope and content: The following correspondence pertains to matters related to the Penitentiary in Kansas. A letter on February 20, 1874, from A. J. Angell, President of Board of Directors of the Kansas State Penitentiary, forwards statements and conditions of accounts related to the boarding and clothing of U. S. Civil prisoners for the fiscal year ending on March 31, 1873. A letter on February 16, 1876, from Henry Hopkins, Warden of the Penitentiary, encloses copies of the opinion of Judge Foster, U. S. Court, and Attorney General Randolph concerning the discharge of certain prisoners from the Penitentiary because of an error in a sentence.


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    Kansas State Agencies. Governor's Office. Specific Administrations. Osborn, Thomas Administration.