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Charles Thomas Carney letterbook

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D99
Overview These letters are representative of the business interests of the Carneys. The letters are groups in the letter book as follows: Thomas Carney (1878) pages 1 to 65 (all eminating from the St. Louis branch of the Carney wholesale business) and Charles Carney (1891-1896) pages 65 to 213. The Charles Carney letters generally treat real estate matters and other land transacting in Kansas and Colorado.
Dates: 1891-1896; 1878; 1878-1896

Kansas Governors' miscellaneous correspondence

Call Number: RH MS P296
Overview The collection includes miscellaneous correspondence, clippings, etc. of Kansas governors, collected over the years from various individuals.
Dates: 1839 - 1954

Thomas Carney correspondence

Call Number: RH MS P299
Overview The collection contents include correspondence written to and from Governor Carney.
Dates: 1862-1865, 1874

Thomas Carney family papers

Call Number: RH VLT MS 1161
Overview Thomas A. Carney, 1824-1888, served as the second governor of the state of Kansas, and subsequently as the mayor of Leavenworth. The papers also include those of family members, especially his wife Rebecca Ann Canaday Carney. Their five sons were Edwin LeRoy, William Ware, Harry Canaday, Charles Thomas, and Frankie (died in infancy). There is correspondence, newspaper articles, mining certificates, land documents, speeches, and political memorabilia of the time.
Dates: 1832 - 1938