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Anne E. Bingham reminiscences

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P56
Overview Reminiscences of life on a farm near Junction City following migration west in 1869. Sixteen years on a Kansas farm, 1870-1886.
Dates: 1869, 1870-1886, 1921

Ella Dewey Woart letter to her grandmother

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P830
Overview This six-page letter was written in the spring of 1874 from Fort Leavenworth, Kansas by Ella Dewey Woart, daughter of John Woart, post chaplain at the fort. Having arrived at Fort Leavenworth with her parents the previous fall, Ella writes to her grandmother, describing the appearance of the fort, her family's quarters, her father's work, and the inhabitants at the fort and in the nearby town of Leavenworth.
Dates: May 19, 1874

General orders regarding Nez Perce prisoners at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas,

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P106
Overview Orders issued by Captain J. J. Coppinger detailing the personnel and duties of a guard for Nez Perce prisoners-of-war encamped near the fort. The order is signed by P. T. Brodrick, 1st Lt. and Adjutant 23rd Infantry, Post Adjutant and by 1st Lt. W. P. Manning, 23rd Infantry.
Dates: November 28, 1877

James Henry Lane Papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 28
Overview The collection includes correspondence, notes and source material, clippings, maps, photographs, documents, and other related items, dating primarily from 1841-1923.
Dates: 1841 - 1923

Jesse T. Roberts land certificate

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS Q436
Overview Land certificate deeding real property to Jesse T. Roberts from the Delaware tribe, as recorded by the register at the Land Office at Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas Territory.
Dates: May 6, 1854

Leavenworth, Kansas photographs

 Collection
Call Number: RH PH 109
Overview Photographs of Leavenworth Kansas.
Dates: approximately 1867-1900

Letter to Dr. C. Keeny, Liberty, Mo, Camp Leavenworth

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P174
Overview Discusses disorder of his horse. Refers to illness of Lt. Walker.
Dates: August 8, 1827

Letter to General Heath from Colonel Simeon Smith

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P29
Overview Col. Smith thanks Gen. Heath for the suggestion that a new assignment in Santa Fe might be profitable. He then relates his frustrated attempts to secure a transfer to duty in St. Paul. Letter dated Leavenworth, Kansas. On back side note in another handwriting: "Col. Sim Smith, March 20, 69 Ans. my letter rel. to his coming to N[ew] M[exico]."
Dates: March 20, 1869

Letter to "My dear Manning". Dated Headquarters, Department of the Missouri, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P31
Overview Letter, [18]86 Oct. 25, Fort Leavenworth, Kan. [to William C.], Manning from O.B. Willcox. Willcox thanks Manning for his congratulations of Willcox becoming commander of the Army Dept. of the Missouri, headquartered at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. Paper watermarked: Belfast lancers, trademark registered 1877.
Dates: October 25, 1886

Letter to William Pierce, 1854

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P481
Overview Letter written by C.C. Andrews in Fort Leavenworth to his friend, William Pierce.
Dates: September 11, 1854

Letters of Forrest W. Bassett (Company A, 6th Field Battalion, U.S. Signal Corps), while in training at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 612
Overview This collection consists of eighty-one letters and two postcards written from July 1917 to May 1918 by U.S. Army Signal Corpsman Forrest W. Bassett of Beloit, Wisconsin, while stationed at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Most of Bassett's letters are to Ava Marie Shaw of Beloit, to whom he writes of his affection and of his drills and training for World War I military service as a radio operator.
Dates: 1917 - 1918

Lewis A. Waterman letters

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 515
Overview The Lewis A. Waterman Collection contains twenty-nine letters that were written by him from 1864 to 1865 while serving in the United States Signal Corps, stationed chiefly at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. The collection also includes cartes de visites of Waterman's Signal Corps comrades at Fort Leavenworth.
Dates: 1864 - 1865

Lt. B.A. Linett letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P28
Overview Letter to the editor of the Globe, Washington, D. C. Dated Fort Leavenworth, January 30, 1837.
Dates: January 30, 1837

Special Order No. 211. (Extract). By order of the Secretary of War. Washington, D. C.

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P30
Overview Orders call for First Lieutenant Jacob W. Keller, unassigned, to report to Colonel Thomas H. Roger, 18th. U.S. Infantry, President of the Retiring Board at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.
Dates: August 19, 1870

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