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Creator: Kansas. Governor (1879-1883 : St. John)

Date: 1879-1883

Level of Description: Folder

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Governor's Office, Governor John Pierce St. John, Correspondence Files, Correspondence Received, General (Alphabetical) File, Box 1 Folder 7

Unit ID: 454372

Space Required/Quantity: [Not stated]

Title (Main title): G

Part of: Records of the Kansas Governor's Office. Records of the Kansas Governor's Office : administration of Governor John Pierce St. John (1879-1883). Governor John Pierce St. John correspondence received. General (alphabetical) file.

Scope and Content

Scope and content: A letter on June 9, 1880, from Richard J. Gatling, provides Kansas Governor St. John the details of the Gatling gun and steps how States can procure the gun through the War Department. Accompanying the letter from Gatling is a price list of the Gatling Gun Company. A letter from J. R. Young, acknowledging the invitation from Kansas Governor St. John to General Grant to visit Topeka, Kansas. A letter from G. W. Glick requests the Governor create a report containing pardons and commutations granted by him to present to the Kansas State Legislature.


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    Kansas State Agencies. Governor's Office. Specific Administrations. St. John, John Administration.