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Anna G. (Smith) Irvin's memories of early days in Kansas

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P68

Reminiscences of early days near Blue Mound. Recounts family's departure from England and trip West. Describes pioneer life in Douglas County, raids during the civil War, and Indians in the area. A 4-page "Excerpt" and map is included with the account.

Dates: 1935

Samuel M. Strickler collection

Call Number: RH MS P157

Samuel Strickler was Brigadier General of the Kansas Militia in the early 1860s during the United States' Civil War. Most of this collection pertains to organizing militia companies in Kansas; there are also two photographs in the collection.

Dates: 1863, circa 1860s-1870s

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  • Language: English X
  • Names: Kansas. Militia X
  • Subject: Kansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 X

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Frontier and pioneer life -- Kansas -- Douglas County 1
Indians of North America -- Kansas 1
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Irvin, Anna G., 1860- 1
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Smith, T. B., active 1874 1
Strickler, Samuel M., 1832-1894 1