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Letters : to John A. Anderson

Creator: Martin, John A., 1839-1889

Date: 1876-1878

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: MICROFILM: MS 445 (Ms. Coll. 258: John A.)

Unit ID: 443168

Biographical sketch: Newspaper publisher, politician, Kansas governor (1885-89, Republican). Of Pennsylvania; Atchison, Kan.

Space Required/Quantity: 2 items.

Title (Main title): Letters : to John A. Anderson

Part of: Anderson family papers.

Scope and Content

Contents: Item 1. 1876 Apr. 28: notifying John A. Anderson of his appointment as an international juror at the Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia in 1876 -- item 2. 1878 May 31: John A. Martin would like to be governor of Kansas, dislikes to seem to be in opposition to George Tobey Anthony.


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  • MS 445: Correspondence and papers of John A. Anderson 1857-1905

Related Records or Collections

Finding Aids: Finding aid to the parent collection available in the repository, on its web site, and on each microfilm roll: http://www.kshs.org/p/anderson-family-papers/13973

Other Finding Aid/Index: Parent collection described in: Kansas State Historical Society. Biennial report of the Board of Directors of the Kansas State Historical Society. -- 1905-6. p. 92-99.

Index Terms


    Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)
    Kansas. Governor
    Kansas -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950
    Philadelphia (Pa.)
    Anderson, John Alexander, 1834-1892
    Anthony, George Tobey, 1824-1896
    Martin, John A., 1839-1889
    Governors -- Kansas -- Election
    Jurors -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia

Creators and Contributors

Additional Information for Researchers

Add'l physical form: Microfilm. Topeka, Kan. : Kansas State Historical Society, 1967; roll MS 445, lab no. 8500.