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  Photograph, Samuel Medary
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Samuel Medary served as territorial governor of Kansas from December 20, 1859 until December 10, 1860. He was a friend of Stephen douglas and a Jocksonian Democrat. He supported the nomination of James Polk for the presidency. Prior to his service in Kansas, he was the territorial governor in Minnesota from 1857 to 1858. He was born in Pennsylvania but spent most of his life in Ohio.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: B Medary, Samuel *1
Item Number: 102467              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Kansas Territory. Governor; Medary, S. (Samuel), 1801-1864; Photographs and Illustrations

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