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Police Commissioners, Board of, Wichita

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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 9 Folder 4

Unit ID: 454787

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Title (Main title): Police Commissioners, Board of, Wichita

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 1887 to 1888, are from the Board of Police Commissioners of Wichita regarding their general affairs to Kansas Governor John Martin. The board members wrote asking for permission to appoint special policemen. The individuals appointed to the special police, around 20, were not part of the board, but were selected to serve the city on election day.


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