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George A. Root to Mr. Elliott of Coffeyville

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Creator: Root, George A. (George Allen), 1867-1949

Date: February 22, 1933

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: Samuel Irvin Coll. #403, Box 1 Folder Miscellaneous papers.

Unit ID: 220224

Summary: In this letter to Mr. Elliott of Coffeyville, Kansas State Historical Society Curator of Archives George A. Root provides some brief information regarding Samuel Irvin. Root explains that Irvin "arrived in Kansas in 1837, and established at Highland a mission for the Iowa and Sac Indians. He is described as a man of slight build, and absolutely fearless."

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Title (Main title): George A. Root to Mr. Elliott of Coffeyville


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