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Justices of the peace : Labette, Leavenworth counties

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Creator: Kansas. Governor (1869-1873 : Harvey)

Date: 1869 - 1872

Level of Description: Folder

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Governor's Office, Governor James Madison Harvey, Correspondence Files, Appointment Files, Box 2 Folder 45

Unit ID: 453796

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Title (Main title): Justices of the peace : Labette, Leavenworth counties

Part of: Records of the Kansas Governor's Office. Records of the Kansas Governor's Office : administration of Governor James Madison Harvey (1869-1873). Governor James Madison Harvey Correspondence. Appointment Files.

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Scope and content: A petition on April 12, 1872, from citizens of Leavenworth, Kansas ask the Governor to appoint J. E. Gould as Justice of Peace. The petitioners inform Kansas Governor Harvey that a vote cast for him shows that he is the choice of the people. A letter from J. Bernstine states a petition was forwarded to have Robert Nixon and William Serran commissioned as Justices of the Peace. A petition to have W. P. Byler appointed as Justice of Peace of Tonganoxie Township, Leavenworth County. Other documents are petitions to Kansas Governor Harvey to have certain people commissioned as Justice of Peace of there township in Labette or Leavenworth County.


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    Kansas State Agencies. Governor's Office. Specific Administrations. Harvey, James Administration.