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Woman Suffrage

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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 30 Folder 2

Unit ID: 455081

Space Required/Quantity: [Not stated]

Title (Main title): Woman Suffrage

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 1886 to 1888, are from Kansas women regarding woman suffrage to Kansas Governor John Martin. Some women wrote against woman suffrage, while a majority wrote for it. The women against it wrote thanking the governor. The women for it wrote discussing why, legislation, campaigns, and petitions. They also wrote thanking the governor for his approval of a woman suffrage bill.


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