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Rev. John Tecumseh Jones and Jane Kelly Jones gravesite

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Date: 1952

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: FK2.F3 .61 *13 and 16

Unit ID: 215404

Summary: These two photographs show the monument and gravesite of Rev. John Tecumseh Jones and his wife, Jane Kelly Jones. The gravesite is in the Ottawa Indian Burial Grounds located three miles north east of Ottawa, Kansas. John T. Jones is the founder of Ottawa University.

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Title (Main title): Rev. John Tecumseh Jones and Jane Kelly Jones gravesite

Scope and Content

Portions of Collection Not Separately Described:

  1. Photo #12 is of the grave marker of Rev. John Tecumseh (Tauy) Jones, the founder of Ottawa University. The grave is located in the Ottawa Indian Burial Grounds. The picture was taken in 1952 by Russell W. Walker of St. John, Kansas.
  2. Photo #13 is of the monument marking the grave of Jane Kelly Jones, wife of John Tecumseh Jones.
  3. Photo #14 shows two sides of the monument marking the grave site of John Tecumseh (Tauy) Jones and his wife, Jane Kelly Jones. The monument is in the Ottawa Indian Burial Grounds about three miles northeast of Ottawa.
  4. Photo #15 shows Tauy Jones marker in the Ottawa Indian Cemetery near Ottawa. A handwritten note on the front of the photo states, "Am sure this is not original grave site."
  5. Photo #16 is on a postcard. It is of the monument of Rev. John Tecumseh Jones.

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