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Photograph, Neosho Valley Register, Burlington, Kansas Territory
A view of the Neosho Valley Register office, Burlington, Kansas Territory, 1859.
Keywords: Ambrotypes; Burlington, Kansas Territory; Coffey County, Kansas Territory; Horses; Neosho Valley Register; Newspaper buildings; Newspapers; Photographs and Illustrations
Authors: No authors specified.
Photograph, Oscar E. Learnard
Oscar E. Learnard came to Kansas from Vermont in the fall of 1855. He first settled in Lawrence, Kansas Territory, but later was one of the founders of Burlington in Coffey County, Kansas Territory in the spring of 1857. He served on the territorial council. He was president of the May 18, 1859, convention at Osawatimie where the Republican Part was organized. This photograph was taken later in his life by Mettner's Studio, Lawrence, Kansas.
Keywords: Burlington, Kansas Territory; Coffey County, Kansas Territory; Douglas County, Kansas Territory; Kansas Territory. Council; Kansas Territory. Legislature; Lawrence, Kansas Territory; Learnard, Oscar E., 1832-1911; Photographs and Illustrations; Republican Party (U.S.: 1854- )
Authors: Mettner Studios of Lawrence