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Daniel Vanderslice correspondence, receipts, and legal documents.

Call Number: RH MS 136

Scope and Contents

This collection comprises personal and business correspondence, receipts and legal documents from 1826-1907. Also included are architectural plans and instructions for the building of a schoolhouse and a manuscript plat of Highland, Kansas, dated 1855.


  • 1826 - 1907


Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Biography of Daniel Vanderslice

Daniel Vanderslice was the General Agent for the Great Nemaha Indian Agency from 1853-1861. The agency governed the activities of the Chickasaw, Iowa, Sac and Fox, and Kickapoo Indian tribes. Vanderslice also maintained contact with Samuel M. Irvin's Highland Mission serving the Iowas, Sac and Fox Indians.


6 folders (71 items)

Physical Location

RH MS 136

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, Irvin family, 1964

Guide to the Daniel Vanderslice Collection
Daniel Vanderslice correspondence, receipts, and legal documents.
jma 10 April 1973 mg 2004
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Preferred citation
Daniel Vanderslice Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS 136, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

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Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States