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Fairs, expositions, centennials and conventions

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

Date: 1879-1882

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 13 Folder 2

Unit ID: 455846

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Title (Main title): Fairs, expositions, centennials and conventions

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.

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Scope and content: This file contains several letters formally inviting Kansas Governor St. John to attend an event or celebration. A formal invitation from Edwin Brown, President of the Chicago American Humane Association, welcomes the Governor to celebrate the third annual convention in Chicago, Illinois. A letter from the committee of arrangements of the John Brown festival thanks the Governor for sharing detailed information about John Brown and talks about erecting a monument for Brown. A letter from the Committee of the River Improvement Convention requests the Governor attend the meeting convention held for the improvement of the Mississippi River.


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