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Letter addressed to Charles Kellogg, Topeka

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P73

Overview

The letter concerns personal real estate transactions and troubles along the Missouri-Kansas border between free state and pro-slavery partisans. Letter is written on back page of "Appeal of Kansas to the voters of the Free States" dated Topeka, July 4, 1856. This printed appeal concerns the contested election of 1856 and an appeal for Kansas to join the Union as a free state.

Dates

  • August 6, 1856

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Extent

1 folder : Holograph ; approximately 25 x 39 fold, to 25 x 20 cm.

Physical Location

RH MS P73

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift. Mrs. Katharine Kellogg Hunt.

Separated Materials

Transcript of the letter is filed in the Accessions File.

Creator

Title
Guide to the I. Sabin Collection
Subtitle
Letter addressed to Charles Kellogg, Topeka
Author
kpz 16 November 1972; mg 2004
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/8566552951
Preferred citation
I. Sabin Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS P73, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

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