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Leavenworth (Kan.) -- History -- Sources

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 records:

F. B. Silkman letter

 Collection — Folder 1
Call Number: RH MS P969
Overview This collection consists of a single letter written by F. B. Silkman to his father from Leavenworth City, Kansas Territory. Silkman indicates that he cannot leave due to nobody else being available to mind the store; discusses the recent local election, indicating that three Pennsylvanians were elected and Thomas T. Slocum was elected mayor; proslavery men from Missouri pulled their man from the election when it became clear he would be defeated and some of them had gone to the Missouri side...
Dates: September 5, 1855

Whittier Club records

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS E185
Overview This collection includes meeting minutes, financial information, membership information, photographs, and other documentation regarding the Whittier Club of Leavenworth, Kansas, a women's club dedicated to providing educational opportunities to its membership.
Dates: 1888 - 1986