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First and Only Paper in Flourishing Territory 1854

First Press in the Kansas Territory 1854

The Press in Kansas; Towns Springing Up 1854

Herald of Freedom Founded in Lawrence 1855

Vol. 1, No. 31. J. Speer & W. W. Ross, editors.: * 1855

Lincoln in Kansas! His first speech! 1859

From the State Capital....Sol Miller is a "brick." 1862

The Press of Kansas. We believe the following to b 1862

We have neglected to notice the Fort Scott Monitor 1863

*The fight between Ewing and Anthony is still wagi 1863

*Additional News from Lawrence! Terrible Scenes!.. 1863

*The Raid on Lawrence! Particulars and Incidents!. 1863

*It will be remembered that John Speer of the Lawr 1864

Vol. 1, No. 1. M. M. Murdock, editor and proprieto 1872

Modern Improved Methods of Printing 1900

The Union Leader

Articles in database from The Union Leader:    1

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April 25, 1901, The Union Leader (ID 4733)

Vol. 1, No. 1. Entered at the post office at Kansas City, Kans. O. O. Groff, editor and proprietor. Press of S. I. Meseraull, printer and engraver, 5th and Shawnee Ave. Subscription 50 cents per year. A paper devoted to the interest of Unionism and the workingman in general.

Declaration of principles. 1) We endorse the A. F. of L. platform in its entirety. 2) We believe that Kansas City, Kansas, should own the water works, electric and gas plants, telephone system, street railways and all other of the many public utilities. 3) We believe in equal taxation, i.e., that the large corporations should pay the same proportion of taxes that the owner of a small home is compelled to....8) That Union labor only should be employed on all city work and that the eight-hour law be enforced. 9) That all city printing should bear the union label....

Introductory....It will be our earnest endeavor to do all which is in our power to open the eyes of the taxpayers to the great and lasting benefits which will come from municipal ownership....We realized that the members of organized labor in this city was sorely in need of a medium through which they could speak to the public in a manner befitting their position and surroundings....We do not intend to antagonize corporations simply because they are corporations....