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Object ID RG1189.AM.S2.I1
Collection RG1189 Gillespie, John, 1832-1897
Object Name Pamphlet
Title Articles of Impeachment Against John Gillespie
Dates of Creation March 9, 1871
Date 03/09/1871
Level of description Item
Scope & Content John Gillespie was born in Springfield, Ohio (1832), and moved to Peru, Nebraska (1859). He fought through the Civil War and later in Indian Skirmishes. He was elected territorial auditor and later state auditor and was on the commission which located the state capitol in Lincoln. In 1871 articles of impeachment were filed against him and Governor David Butler. Mr. Gillespie died in Lincoln in 1897.
Finding Aids A finding at is available at the repository.
Subjects Impeachments
People Gillespie, John, 1832-1897
Classification Political Activities