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Interview with William E. Connelley

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS E71

Overview

Elias Snyder, son of Ely Snyder, interview with William E. Connelley on the Marais des Cygnes Massacre, May 19th, 1858; William C. Quantrill; John Brown on the Snyder Claim; James Montgomery; Marshall Cleveland, and the last of the Jayhawkers. Lawrence, Kan., 1942.

Dates

  • 1942

Creator

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Extent

1 volume (19 pages, 35.5 cm. ) : Handwritten, bound with typewritten title page.

Scope and Contents

This interview was made by Connelley on October 8, 1907 at Elias Snyder's home. Snyder was 18 years old at the time of the events he recounted. Snyder's comments about Quantrill were intended to supplement that information provided by Ely Snyder in a letter to W. W. Scott.

Physical Location

RH MS E71

Title
Guide to the Elias Snyder Collection
Subtitle
Interview with William E. Connelley
Author
lgg 20 june 1974. mg 2004
Date
2004
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Language of description
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Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/2764505136
Preferred citation
Elias Snyder Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS E71, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

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