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Insane Asylum, Osawatomie

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

Date: 1880-1882

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 14

Unit ID: 454406

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Title (Main title): Insane Asylum, Osawatomie

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: This file includes letters to Kansas Governor St. John in relation to the Asylum in Osawatomie, Kansas. One of the telegraphs to the governor explains in little detail the destruction caused to the Asylum after the fire. Another letter from A. H. Knapp invites Governor St. John to visit the Asylum. There is another letter from A. H. Knapp inquiring the name and address of a party who is applying for a position in the Asylum.


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