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Counties : Graham, petitions

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

Date: March 26, 1880

Level of Description: Folder

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Governor's Office, Governor John Pierce St. John, Correspondence Received, Subject Files, Box 8 Folder 17

Unit ID: 455743

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Title (Main title): Counties : Graham, petitions

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 from the citizens and legal voters of Graham County, Kansas requesting Kansas Governor St. John appoint certain individuals as temporary County Commissioners, and County Clerk. The petitioners also request that the Governor designate Hill-City, Kansas as temporary County Seat. In addition to the petition is a letter from the Notary Public stating that the petition was circulated by C. R. Jackson and Thomas Beaumont and the content explained to the petitioners.


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