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This digital collection of Kansas land documents contains two items: a homestead certificate of John C. Moseley, signed by President Ulysses S. Grant in December, 1875, and a document certifying ownership of land by H. B. Denman, S. E. Hoffman and E. P. Bancroft, signed by the Kansas State Auditor and Register of State Lands, Edward P. McCabe in July, 1883. McCabe was the first African American to be elected to statewide office in Kansas. 

Homestead certificate for land in Clay County, Kansas, signed, Ulysses S. Grant, December 1, 1875

 

Finding Aid to Kansas Land Documents

 

 
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