Civil War letters and Quantrill Ribbon
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
Conditions Governing Access
No access restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
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.
- Guide to the Civil War letters and Quantrill ribbon collection
- Civil War letters and Quantrill ribbon
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- Preferred citation
Civil War letters and Quantrill Ribbon collection, RH Vlt MS 1388, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas.