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Title [Stock certificate:] This certifies, that Thos. H. Swope is entitled to one share of ten the City of Wyandott, situated at the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri Rivers, in the Wyandott Purchase, Kansas Territory
Author Wyandott City Company
Date 1859
Document Type Ephemera
Names Swope, Thomas H.
Region Kansas
Places Wyandott
Theme Railroads, Transportation and Urban History
Additional Information On the verso in manuscript are locations of the lots, and receipts for the sale of the lots by Swope and a later owner.The Swope family was prominent in early Kansas City, Missouri history and the name is memorialised in one of the city's most important parks.
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 4762
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue