Samuel Newitt Wood papers
Correspondence, statements concerning his murder, and clippings.
- 1862 - 1892
- Wood, S. N. (Samuel Newitt) (Person)
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Biography of Samuel Newitt Wood
Wood was a member of the Kansas Territorial Legislature of 1860 and 1861, was a member of the Kansas State Senate in 1861 and 1867, and was a member of the Kansas House of Representatives in 1864, 1866, 1876 and 1877. He was killed June 23, 1891, by Jim Brennan. Items 4-7 below refer to his murder. (Biographical information from Kansas Historical Collections, c7:526-7.)
1 folder (7 items)
RH MS P182
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Guide to the Samuel Newitt Wood Collection
- Samuel Newitt Wood papers
- kpz 2 April 1973 mg 2004
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Samuel Newitt Wood Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P182, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas