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Correspondence and other papers, 1840 - 1905

Call Number: RH MS 4

Scope and Contents

This series contains the papers of Josiah Miller, dating from 1854-1870 and those of various members of his family, dating from 1840-1905. Family members include Robert H. Miller, Josiah's father (flourished 1833-1882); Josiah's brothers William (1841-1919) and George (1834-1900); Agnes C. Miller (1828-1913), Josiah's wife; and Lena (Miller) Owen, William Miller's daughter and Josiah's niece.

Includes correspondence, business papers, account books, legal documents, deeds, mortgages, and land transfers.


  • Creation: 1840 - 1905


.75 Linear Feet (2 document cases)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Mrs. E.M. Owen, 1956; Purchases, Smoky Hill Booksellers, 1963-64 and 1972.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States