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  Photograph, Martin Franklin Conway
Author: No authors specified.
Date: Between 1857 and 1861

Portrait of Martin Franklin Conway, Lawrence, Kansas Territory, a free state activist and political leader. He was a agent for the New England Emigrant Aid Company and the Executive Committee of Kansas Territory. Conway was a delegate to several constitutional conventions and the Republican National Convention. He was the first Kansan elected to Congress.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: B Conway, Martin Franklin *1
Item Number: 102940              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Cabinet photographs; Constitutional conventions; Conway, Martin Franklin; Leonard; New England Emigrant Aid Company; Photographs and Illustrations; Topeka Movement (see also Free state movement)

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