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County Affairs, Dickinson County

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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, Subject files , Box 14 Folder 7

Unit ID: 454863

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Title (Main title): County Affairs, Dickinson County

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. Subject files.

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Scope and content: This later, dated January 13, 1887, is from the coroner of Dickinson County, Kansas, John R. Quinn, regarding his resignation to Kansas Governor John Martin. He wrote to give his resignation saying that he would stay until his successor is appointed and qualified. He also recommended a successor, George Hoisington, with other signed names recommending Hoisington. Dickinson county was organized on February 20, 1857 and named for Senator Daniel S. Dickinson of New York, supporter of Kansas' quest for territorial status.


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