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Crime and criminals : extradition records : requisitions by Kansas on other states

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

Date: 1873 - 1876

Level of Description: Folder

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Governor's Office, Governor Thomas Andrew Osborn Correspondence Files, Correspondence Received, Subject Files, Box 2 Folder 50

Unit ID: 454145

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Title (Main title): Crime and criminals : extradition records : requisitions by Kansas on other states

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. Subject files.

Scope and Content

Scope and content: The documents in this file pertain to the extradition of Kansas criminals in other states. This description does not account for all the documents in this file. A letter from the Secretary of Missouri Governor, R. D. Slawson, states they have captured James Stuart, charged with murder in Cowley County, Kansas, and asks if Governor Osborn will send requisition papers. A letter on April 9, 1875, from John Francis, encloses an application for a requisition of Robert Sprague, who fled to New York and is charged with embezzlement. A letter from W. D. Webb, County Attorney, forwards a copy of the requisition papers sent to the Governor of Arkansas for the arrest of Morrissy. A letter on May 1, 1876, from Frank M. Love, sends papers to the Governor of Nebraska for the requisition of John Clayton, charged with breaking jail in Kansas.


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