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County Affairs, Russell 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 19 Folder 3

Unit ID: 454898

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Title (Main title): County Affairs, Russell 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.

Scope and Content

Scope and content: These letters, spanning 1885 to 1888, are from the residents and offices of Russell County, Kansas regarding county affairs to Kansas Governor John Martin. Letters discuss the resignations from, vacancies in, and appointments to the positions of coroner and probate judge. Russell County was organized on July 18, 1872 and named for Captain Avra P. Russell, Second Kansas Regiment, killed at Prairie Grove, Arkansas, in December, 1862.


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