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John Brown letters

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P2
Overview

This collection consists of four letters from abolitionist John Brown.

Dates: 1856, 1859

Lathrop Bullene diary

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH VLT MS A1
Overview

Diary, January 17, 1857 to April 12, 1857; with a partial address and account book, ca. 1856-1857? Account of journey to Lawrence, starting from Richmond, Illinois. Various addressee, accounting notations, and itineraries are written at the front and near the end of the diary.

Dates: January 17, 1857-April 12, 1857 and between 1856-1857

Robert Atkins Tovey, Senior collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P185
Overview

This collection includes letters written by Tovey to his wife Eliza, as well as a manuscript of Tovey's life in the Kansas Territory intended to help possible emigrants to the territory.

Dates: January 23 - December 17, 1854; approximately 1856

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  • Subject: Kansas -- Description and travel X
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Slavery -- United States -- Extension to the territories 2
Kansas -- History -- 1854-1861 1
 
Names
Brown, Jason, 1823-1912 1
Brown, John, 1800-1859 1
Brown, John, 1821-1895 1
Bullene, Lathrop, 1826-1915 1
Day, Orson 1