Letter from F. L. Pilla to his brother
F.L. Pilla was a minister in Eudora, Kansas at the time of Confederate ally William C. Quantrill's attack on Lawrence, Kansas in mid-August 1863. Pilla writes to his brother recounting this news and indicating that there was some fear that Eudora might have been one of Quantrill's targets.
- September 21, 1863
- Pilla, F. L. (Person)
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This letter is quite fragile. Use the access copy available at RH MS P964.
1 folder : Sheet, 4 pages. Holograph, signed. ; 36 cm x 23 cm folded to 18 cm. x 23 cm.
RH VLT MS P9
RH MS P964
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, James H. Lawson, 1968.
- Guide to the F.L. Pilla Collection
- Letter from F.L. Pilla to his brother
- Finding aid prepared by lgg, 20 October 1972. Finding aid encoded by mg, 2004.
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F.L. Pilla letter to his brother, Kansas Collection, RH VLT MS P9, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas