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Grant W. Harrington papers

Creator: Harrington, Grant W., b. 1865

Date: 1891 - 1943

Level of Description: Coll./Record Group

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: Manuscripts Collection 373

Unit ID: 40373

Abstract: The collection consists of correspondence, notices, sketches and anecdotes, and a compiled volume of information on People's and Democratic Party leaders in Kansas in 1902. The correspondence and other materials concern both the populist-Democrat-fusion political campaigning of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries as well as history of Brown County and the Kansas territorial era. Harrington, a lawyer, was on the State Central Committee for the People's Party of Kansas. Information in the 1902 volume is organized by county and can include names and postal addresses of committee members for that county, along with county maps, newspaper clippings, and notes.

Space Required/Quantity: .25 cubic feet (1 box)

Title (Main title): Grant W. Harrington papers

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    Democratic Party (Kan.)
    Kansas State Central Committee of the People's Party
    People's Party of Kansas
    Brown County (Kan.) -- History
    Harrington, Grant W., b. 1865
    Political campaigns -- Kansas

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