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Haskell County district court session in Santa Fe, Kansas

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Creator: Steele, F. M. (Francis Marion), 1866-1936

Date: November, 1912

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: Haskell County Historical Society: F. M. Steele co

Unit ID: 7962

Summary: This is an interior view of people attending a session of the Haskell County district court in Santa Fe, Kansas. This image was obtained from a 1930 edition of the Sublette Monitor. The people are identified from left to right (top row) as: William Weider Lucus, sheriff; Myrtle Rice, court reporter; Judge William Howard Thompson; Albert Jasper, clerk of the district court and a Christian preacher; Clarence Glenn Dennis, county attorney and a lawyer in Sublette; (second row) T. W. Marshall, lawyer from New Ulysses; John Jacob Miller, pioneer publisher of The Sublette (then the Santa Fe) Monitor; an unidentified lawyer; Herbert White Stubbs, a lawyer from Ulysses; Henry Oscar Trinkle, lawyer from Garden City; Herbert Rhoades, lawyer from New Ulysses and later Nebraska; Charles E. Vance, a lawyer from Garden City; Albert Watkins, a lawyer from Dodge City; Arlon B. Crum, a lawyer from Lyndon, KS; Richard Joseph Hopkins, later a federal judge; Edgar Foster, a lawyer from Garden City; John Mars, a lawyer from Santa Fe; Lewis Antrim Madison, a lawyer from Dodge City, and Ralph Wallace, a Satanta merchant.

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Title (Main title): Haskell County district court session in Santa Fe, Kansas

Titles (Other):

  • A session of the district court in the former county seat [electronic resource] / F.M. Steele


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    Gelatin silver prints
    Santa Fe (Kan.) -- History -- 20th century
    Crum, Arlon B., b. 1874
    Dennis, Clarence Glenn, 1885-1968
    Foster, Edgar
    Hopkins, Richard Joseph, 1873-1943
    Jasper, Albert
    Lucus, William Weider, 1861-1925
    Madison, Lewis Antrim, 1870-1928
    Mars, John
    Marshall, T. W
    Miller, John Jacob, 1860 -1930
    Rhoades, Herbert
    Rice, Myrtle
    Stubbs, Herbert White, 1888-1960
    Thompson, William Howard, 1871-1928, Judge
    Trinkle, Henry Oscar, 1873-1954
    Vance, Charles E., 1878-1958
    Wallace, Ralph, 1879-1957
    Watkins, Albert, 1862-1943
    Internet resource (Web)
    Clerks of court -- Kansas -- Santa Fe
    Courts -- Kansas -- Santa Fe -- Officials and employees
    District courts -- Kansas -- Santa Fe
    Judges -- Kansas -- Santa Fe
    Law reporters -- Kansas -- Santa Fe

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General Note: Digital image of an original silver gelatin print, scanned by the Kansas State Historical Society, as part of the Western Trails Project, funded by a grant from the Kansas Library Network Board.

General Note: The original is a silver gelatin print and measures 22.2 x 25.3 cm.

General Note: This photograph is part of an album owned by the Haskell County Historical Society. Many of the photographs are identified as Haskell County; however, there are several unidentified photographs in the album. We believe the unidentified photographs were taken in Haskell County.