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Hall Family Correspondence

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P413


Photocopies of handwritten letters and of typed transcriptions of correspondence between members of the Hezekiah Hall family of Illinois and Kansas. The letters discuss the Civil War (several of the brothers were Union soldiers), farming in Illinois and Kansas, homesteading in Kansas, and family members and friends. Also included is a list of the family members with a short biography of each, a note by James B. Martin, the transcriber, and a list of letters sent and received by Susan Hall in 1862 and 1863.


  • 1863 - 1866


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1 folder (27 items; 52 pages)

Physical Location

RH MS P413

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, James B. Martin, 1981.

Guide to the Hall Family Collection
Hall Family Correspondence
tc/ kdo, 1988 mg 2004
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Preferred citation
Hall Family Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P413, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States