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County Affairs, Woodson 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 21 Folder 2

Unit ID: 454916

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Title (Main title): County Affairs, Woodson 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 March 15 to 23, 1887, are from the residents and offices of Woodson County, Kansas regarding the county coroner to Kansas Governor John Martin. C. R. Jonus, county coroner, wrote his resignation and recommended D. H. Burt as his successor. W. H. Slavens, from the law office of Slavens & Warner, endorsed A. N. Mauer for the position. Woodson County was one of the original 33 counties organized by the Territorial Legislature in 1855, organized on May 22, 1858, and named for Daniel Woodson, acting governor of Kansas Territory.


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