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Penitentiary, Kansas State: Wardens, Clerks, Board

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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 17

Unit ID: 454783

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Title (Main title): Penitentiary, Kansas State: Wardens, Clerks, Board

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 1889, are from wardens, clerks, and the board of the Kansas State Penitentiary regarding the penitentiary's general affairs to Kansas Governor John Martin. The letters include various topics such as investigations of corruption, pardons for individuals, reports of the conduct of convicts, building maintenance, individual cases, and prison statistics. There are also official letters with lists of individuals pardoned with their county, crime, date of sentence, term, and date of discharge.


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