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Price's Raid Claims

Creator: Office of the Secretary of State. Administration

Date: 1872C-1886C

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 193598

Space Required/Quantity: 0.40 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Price's Raid Claims

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Enveloped documents organized by claimant including scrip and correspondence relating to military compensation claims as a result of property lost or services rendered during Price's Missouri Expedition (Price's Raid). Included are large forms listing names of soldiers, services performed during the defense of the raid, and the decided dollar amount owed for services. These claims pertain to claims that had not been satisfied during previous allotments of compensation scrip. The records are not in any numeric or chronological order, although several of the envelopes are marked with claim numbers. See the following related series for similar records: 195167 "Civil War Military Claim Files," 190594 "Military Scrip - Civil War Price Raid," 195134 "Post-Civil War Military Claim Forms," and 190595 "Military Claim Files - Civil War Price Raid."

Index Terms


    Kansas. Secretary of State
    Kansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
    Guerrilla warfare -- Kansas -- History
    Military currency -- Kansas
    Military occupation damages -- Kansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
    Price's Missouri Expedition, 1864

Agency Classification:

    Kansas State Agencies. Office of the Secretary of State. Administration.