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Counties : Rawlins, memorial

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Creator: Kansas. Governor (1879-1883 : St. John)

Date: 1881

Level of Description: Folder

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Governor's Office, Governor John Pierce St. John, Correspondence Files, Correspondence Received, Subject Files, Box 10 Folder 18

Unit ID: 455312

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Title (Main title): Counties : Rawlins, memorial

Part of: Records of the Kansas Governor's Office. Records of the Kansas Governor's Office : administration of Governor John Pierce St. John (1879-1883). Governor John Pierce St. John correspondence received. Subject files.

Scope and Content

Scope and content: A petition on April 22, 1881 from residents, householders, and legal electors of Rawlins County request Kansas Governor St. John organize their county. Near the end of the petition is a section from the Notary Public in and for Norton County stating that S. H. Tindell, W. H. McDonald, and David Swift are all known to him and credible people, and swear an oath the signatures on the petition are from residents within Rawlins County.


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