Henry Leavenworth letters
Leavenworth was a brigadier-general and in 1827 built the post named after him. The collection is comprised of two letters from him.
- 1833 - 1834
- Leavenworth, Henry, 1783-1834 (Person)
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Biography of Henry Leavenworth
Leavenworth was a brigadier-general and in 1827 built the post named after him. In 1831 he was put in command of the whole southwestern frontier. He died that year of illness.
1 folder (2 items)
Language of Materials
RH MS P89
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchase. Smoky Hill Booksellers, 1961.
- Guide to the Henry Leavenworth Collection
- Henry Leavenworth letters
- kpz 1972 mg 2004
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Henry Leavenworth Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P89, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas
Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository
1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States