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Clippings regarding the campaign of Lyman U. Humphrey, governor of Kansas

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D236


The volume contains clippings from various Kansas newspapers addressing the suitability of Humphrey for the governorship. Also included in the volume are inaugural memorabilia and a congratulatory letter from John J. Ingalls, Vice-President of the United States, dated January 20, 1889.


  • Creation: 1888?


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Biography of Lyman Underwood Humphrey

Lyman Underwood Humphrey served as the eleventh governor of Kansas from 1889 to 1893. He won the nomination of the State Republican Convention over a dozen other candidates and carried all but two counties (in the general election) with the largest plurality up to that time.


1 volume (459 pages, illustration, ports; 27 cm)

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Physical Location

RH MS D236

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transfer from Kb H2 H88


Campaign of Lyman U. Humphrey, governor of Kansas / compiled by Bion S. Hutchins. -- 1888?

Guide to the Bion S. Hutchings Collection
Clippings regarding the campaign of Lyman U. Humphrey, governor of Kansas
jss 2/83 mg 2004
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Bion S. Hutchings Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS D236, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

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

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