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Contested Election Files

Creator: Legislature. House Committee on Contests

Date: 1885-1896

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 192849

Space Required/Quantity: 1.00 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Contested Election Files

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Records related to resolving various disputed elections to the State Legislature. Can include correspondence, transcripts of depositions, hearing dockets, counts of votes that were cast in the district, etc. Includes information from 1885 - 113th District in Meade County, Bennett v. Heber; 1887 - Jones v. Myton; 1890 Fuller v. Reeder; 1891 - 36th District in Woodson County, Leedy v. Bayer; 1891 - 66th District in Marion County, Straughn and Maxwell v. Rood; 1895 - 116th District in Finney County, Michaels v. Heminger; 1895 - 92nd District in Pawnee County, Boothe vs. Lupfer; 1895 - 112th District in Greeley County, Glenn v. Weightman; 1896 - 112th District in Greeley County, McGlassen v. Brown.

Locators:

Locator Contents
028-11-07-06 to 028-11-07-07   

Index Terms

Subjects

    Kansas. Legislature -- Election districts
    Kansas. Legislature. House of Representatives -- Records and correspondence
    Contested elections -- Investigation -- Kansas

Agency Classification:

    Kansas State Agencies. Legislature. Multiple subunits/subunit not defined. House Committee on Contests.