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Grant, Ulysses S, Monument Association

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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 23 Folder 6

Unit ID: 454955

Space Required/Quantity: [Not stated]

Title (Main title): Grant, Ulysses S, Monument Association

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 Grant Monument Association and other individuals regarding the Ulysses S. Grant Monument to Kansas Governor John Martin. The letters discuss the creation of the committee, the plans for the monument, the resolutions passed at the Grant Monument Association meetings, and responses to Martin's memorial address at Ulysses S. Grant's birthday celebration. In 1889, the monument was erected in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.


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