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Personal papers and materials collected by William P. Dillard, a lawyer, judge, and democratic politician from Fort Scott, Kansas. Includes personal correspondence with lawyers and judges; speeches; and printed materials relating to women's suffrage, temperance, prohibition, Sabbath reform, and religion. Thirty-eight additional pamphlets, leaflets, and other printed materials on these subjects were removed from the Collection for cataloging. A list of the catalogued materials is appended to this guide.

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Government and Law, Religion and Philosophy, Social Life and Customs

Size of Collection

13 folders

Dates of Collection


Manuscript Number

SpC MS 0020

Dillard, William Peake, collection, 1883-1931

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