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Livestock Sanitary Commission

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Creator: Kansas. Governor (1885-1889 : Martin)

Date: 1885-1889

Level of Description: Folder

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Governor's Office, Governor John Alexander Martin, Correspondence Files, State departments , Box 8 Folder 10

Unit ID: 454776

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Title (Main title): Livestock Sanitary Commission

Part of: Records of the Kansas Governor's Office. Records of the Kansas Governor's Office : administration of Governor John Alexander Martin (1885-1889). Correspondence files. State departments.

Scope and Content

Scope and content: These letters, spanning 1885 to 1888, are from the State Veterinarian's Office and other commissioners on the Livestock Sanitary Commission board regarding livestock matters to Kansas Governor John Martin. The letters discuss the establishment of a quarantine for cattle, particularly those from Missouri, Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, Illinois, Canada, and Colorado. The commission also reported on moving cattle from Texas, appropriations, infections in Kansas cattle, and inspections.


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