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Fish Commissioner

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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, State Departments , Box 2 Folder 10

Unit ID: 454402

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Title (Main title): Fish Commissioner

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. State departments.

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Letters to Kansas Governor St. John in relation to the Fish Commissioner of Kansas. A letter from D. B. Long to Kansas Governor St. John thanking him for the reappointment as Fish Commissioner. Additional letters are reports or notices transmitted to the Governor regarding enforcing fish laws such as the construction of fishways, also called fish ladders, which is a structure placed on or around water barriers to facilitate fishes? natural migration as well as movements.


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