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Nehemiah Green Letter & Postal Card, 1889-1906

Miscellaneous manuscript collection




Typescript of a letter from Nehemiah Green, 1889 Mar. 6, to the presiding bishop and members of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Kansas Annual Conference, Lawrence, March 1889, sending greetings to fellow ministers & giving thoughts upon approaching the end of his life and a postal card, 1906 Jan. 10, from Elizabeth H. Purcell, Manhattan, Kan., to George W. Martin, Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka, with information about Nehemiah Green's wives and children.




2 items (1 folder)


Green, Nehemiah, 1837-1890.


Nehemiah Green letter (transcript) ; postal card

Portion of title:

  • Letter (transcript) ; postal card
  • Postal card

Other title: Governor Green


Misc.: Green, N


Text is in English


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Kansas State Historical Society (Topeka)



Retired Methodist Episcopal minister, former lieutenant governor & governor; of Manhattan, Kan.



  • Governor Green : typescript, [Lawrence, Kan.?] 1889 Mar. 6
  • Elizabeth H. Purcell. Postal card : Manhattan, Kan., to George W. Martin, Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka, Kan., 1906 Jan. 10.


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Other Finding Aids

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Other Records

Kansas Governor Nehemiah Green letters sent, Nov. 1868-Jan. 1869, located in State archives holdings, Kansas State Historical Society (Topeka); finding aid at /research/collections/documents/govtrecords/governors/green.htm.


Index Terms


  • Green, Nehemiah, 1837-1890.
  • Martin, George W. (George Washington), 1841-1914. (correspondent)
  • Purcell, Elizabeth H. (correspondent)

Corporate Names

  • Kansas State Historical Society. (correspondent)
  • Methodist Episcopal Church - Kansas - Clergy - Biography.
  • Methodist Episcopal Church. Kansas Conference. (correspondent)
  • Methodist Episcopal Church. Kansas Conference (34th : 1889 : Lawrence, Kan.) (correspondent)

Geographic Names

  • Manhattan (Kan.)

Document Types

  • Postcards - Kansas.


  • Retired clergy - Kansas - Manhattan


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Acquisition Information

Typescript: Source unknown

Postal card: Transfer, Kansas State Historical Society correspondence files, date unknown.