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Kansas elects the delegates for its consitutional convention to be held in July at Wyandotte

Kansas, 1857, zoomable map
06/07/1859
Kansans voted to elect the delegates who would represent them in the drawing up of a new constitution in preparations for statehood. Thirty-five Republicans and seventeen Democrats were chosen. These men would gather at Wyandotte in July and frame the new document. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
Fred W. Brinkerhoff, "The Kansas Tour of Lincoln the Candidate," Kansas Historical Quarterly 13 (February 1945): 296.

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