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John Whitnah Leedy misc. collection

Creator: Leedy, John Whitnah, 1849-1935

Date: 1896-1929

Level of Description: Coll./Record Group

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: Misc.: Leedy, John Whitnah

Unit ID: 42589

Abstract: Includes a telegram expressing regret that he cannot attend the dedication of the Kansas building at the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha, Nebraska, in June 1892 and a letter, 1929 Dec. 20, describing his gubernatorial administration. One letter J. [John] W. [Whitnah] Leedy, Topeka, Kansas to Isaiah Brown, Chetopa, Kansas, confirming his intentions to run for Kansas Governor.

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Title (Main title): John Whitnah Leedy misc. collection

Titles (Other):

  • Leedy, J. W.

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Associated materials:

Leedy, John Whitnah, 1849-1935. Certificate of Election of John W. Leedy as Governor, November 25, 1896; Certificate of Admissions to the District Courts of Kansas of John W. Leedy, June 29, 1900; Newspaper clippings regarding John W. Leedy, 1896-1900, 1 folder; http://www.kshs.org/archives/47308

Additional associated materials in the Kansas Historical Society's photographs collection.

Papers and photographs from John Whitnah Leedy's residence in Alaska are in the Alaska State Library, Historical Collections (Juneau), MS 238; http://library.alaska.gov/hist/hist_docs/finding_aids/MS238.doc

Related materials:

Kansas. Governor (1897-1899: Leedy).
Records of the Kansas Governor's Office: Administration of Governor John Whitnah Leedy (1897-1899), 1 ft. (13 boxes); http://www.kshs.org/archives/309139.

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