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Thomas Hubbard Vail letters

Call Number: RH MS P168


  • 1872 - 1874


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Biography of Thomas Hubbard Vail

Vail became the first Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Kansas in 1864. During his time as bishop, he founded the College of the Sisters of Bethany and earned a doctorate of laws from the University of Kansas. Vail died in 1889 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, however he is buried in the Topeka Cemetery, Topeka, Kansas.


1 folder (6 items)

Physical Location

RH MS P168

Related Materials

For biographical information see Eminent Men of Kansas, RH Ref D2572, p. 205-206.

Guide to the Thomas Hubbard Vail Collection
Thomas Hubbard Vail letters
kpz 26 March 1973 mg 2004
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Thomas Hubbard Vail Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P168, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

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