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Land Patents and Military Documents

Creator: Greenwood County

Date: 1865 - 1924

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 218235

Space Required/Quantity:

  • 1.00 Folder(s), Map/Oversize

Title (Main title): Land Patents and Military Documents

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Includes the following records: 1865 photograph of Dr. Burr embalming a deceased Union soldier; a 1924 record promoting S. C. Fowler to the rank of Knights Kamellia within the Ku Klux Klan; military discharge records for William Stinson (1865), Sebastian Shaffer (1862), S. C. Fowler (1890), John Fowler (1865), and Nelson F. Shearer (1865); military pension records for William Atkinson, 1912; an 1866 land patent for the construction of agricultural colleges; and several homestead act land patents awarded to Sarah Halverson, Madison Rane, Samuel Ruggles, Robert E. Park, and Greenburry S. Sallyards.


Locator Contents
030-03-03-01  oversize box 12 

Index Terms


    Greenwood County (Kan.)
    Land grants -- Kansas -- Greenwood County
    Military discharge -- Kansas -- Greenwood County

Creators and Contributors

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Greenwood County.