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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 3 Folder 55

Unit ID: 454150

Space Required/Quantity: [Not stated]

Title (Main title): Immigration

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.

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Scope and content: A letter on November 4, 1876, from Joseph T. Morton, asks to be appointed Agent for the sale of Kansas Lands and to solicit emigration from New England. A letter on June 9, 1874, from George de Pardonet, Land and Immigration Department of Paris, France, concerning French immigration to Kansas. A letter on September 15, 1874, from Hamilton Fish of Washington D.C., regarding the revocation of the commission of George de Pardonet as Special Emigration Agent in Europe for Kansas. A letter on February 8, 1876, from Arkansas Governor A. H. Garland, advises Governor Osborn of the convention being held in New Orleans to discuss immigration and requests Osborn have someone there to represent the State of Kansas. The following documents relate to matters of immigration in the State of Kansas.


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