Civil War letters and Quantrill Ribbon
Call Number: RH VLT MS 1388
The collection consists of two letters on the subject of William Clarke Quantrill, though not specifically his raid on Lawrence, Kansas. The collection also includes a ribbon from a reunion in honor of the survivors of Quantrill's raid and one issue of the Lafayette Daily Journal of Indiana, dated June 6, 1856, which includes an article about Kansas.
- 1856, 1862, 1883
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No access restrictions.
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Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.
.5 Linear Feet (1 box + 1 oversize folder)
RH VLT MS 1388
RH MS R388
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchase, W.M. Stalcup, 2013.
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Civil War letters and Quantrill Ribbon collection, RH Vlt MS 1388, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas.