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Justices of the peace : Allen - Ford counties

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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 59

Unit ID: 454154

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Title (Main title): Justices of the peace : Allen - Ford counties

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 petition on September 24, 1874, informs Kansas Governor Osborn there is a vacancy in the Office of Justice of the Peace in Deer Creek Township, Allen County, the petitioners request D. C. Adams for the position. A resignation letter from Adam Kile as Justice of Peace of Osage Township, Bourbon County, Kansas, dated October 11, 1873. A petition from residents of Augusta Township, Butler County, states there is a vacancy in the office of Justice of Peace and recommend W. A. Sherman to fill the vacancy. A letter on April 10, 1874, from H. M. Fraizer, informs the Governor that many citizens of Highland Township, Clay Center County, desire R. D. McLard as Justice of the Peace. The following documents in this file are correspondence and petitions concerning the appointment of Justice of the Peace for townships in various counties.


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