Papers concerning the Highland Presbyterian Mission
Papers concerning Highland Presbyterian Mission for the Iowa, Sac and Fox Indians, Highland, Kansas.
- Other: 1841 - 1962
- Irvin, S. M. (Samuel Mcleary), 1812- (Person)
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Biography of Irvin, Samuel M.
Samuel M. Irvin and his wife were early missionaries who traveled from Pennsylvania to Kansas Territory in 1837 and remained to establish a mission for the Iowa, Sac and Fox Indians. The Irvin family remained in Highland, Kansas after the mission was closed.
8 folders (76 items)
RH MS 134
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Irvin family, 1964
For additional information concerning the Highland Mission see the Manuscript accession file under the heading, "Ioway Mission. Highland, Kansas. Account book, 1837-1845."
- Guide to the Samuel M. Irvin Collection
- Papers concerning the Highland Presbyterian Mission
- jma 10 April 1973 mg 2004
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Samuel M. Irvin Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS 134, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas