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William Clarke Quantrill correspondence

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 75
Overview This collection includes letters from William Clarke Quantrill to his mother, Caroline Clarke Quantrill, preceding and up to the raid of Lawrence, Kansas in 1863. Also included in the collection is the correspondence of William W. Scott, editor of the Iron Valley Reporter and friend of Mrs. Quantrill, who attempted to help Mrs. Quantrill obtain the truth about her son. This correspondence consists of letters between Scott and people who allegedly had known...
Dates: 1855 - 1906

William H. H. Whitney diary

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P780
Overview The 1865 diary of Lawrence, Kansas resident William H. H. Whitney, a twenty-five year old Civil War veteran of Vermont's 13th Infantry Regiment, chronicles his activities as a recent emigrant to Lawrence with his wife and young son. Whitney's many entries describe the weather, his work and social activities, the birth of his second son, and local events. Entries of special note include the 1865 sighting and capture of a participant in William Quantrill's Lawrence Massacre of 1863, a...
Dates: diary entries: 1865; certificate: 1911

W.W. Scott letters

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P231
Overview

Letters to Scott concerning Quantrill's Raid, including one from Charles F. Taylor who was one of Quantrill's men, and concerning William C. Quantrill's family genealogy.

Dates: 1879 - 1898

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  • Language: English X
  • Subject: Lawrence Massacre, Lawrence, Kan., 1863 X

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Lawrence Massacre, Lawrence, Kan., 1863 22
Lawrence (Kan.) -- History 6
Kansas -- History -- 1854-1861 5
Kansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 5
Lawrence Massacre, Lawrence, Kan., 1863 -- Personal narratives 4
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Lawrence (Kan.) -- History -- 19th century 3
Lawrence (Kan.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 3
Douglas County (Kan.) -- Genealogy 2
Douglas County (Kan.) -- History 2
Hesper (Kan.) -- History 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories 2
Antislavery movements -- Kansas -- Lawrence 1
Baldwin City (Kan.) -- History 1
Burlingame (Kan.) -- History 1
Cemeteries -- Kansas -- Douglas County 1
Church buildings -- Kansas -- Lawrence 1
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
Colorado -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Dark command (Motion picture) 1
Delaware Indians -- Kansas 1
Eudora (Kan.) -- History 1
Franklin (Kan.) -- History 1
Governors -- Kansas -- Correspondence 1
Guerrilla warfare 1
Human services -- Kansas -- Douglas County 1
Kansas -- Centennial celebrations, etc. 1
Land speculation -- Kansas 1
Lawrence (Kan.) -- Centennial celebrations, etc. 1
Lawrence (Kan.) -- Genealogy 1
Lawrence (Kan.) -- History -- 20th century 1
Lawrence Massacre, Lawrence, Kan., 1863 -- Centennial celebrations, etc. 1
Lawrence Massacre, Lawrence, Kan., 1863 -- Drama 1
Leavenworth (Kan.) -- History 1
Lehigh County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 1
Massacres -- Kansas -- Lawrence 1
Names, Geographical -- Kansas 1
Parks -- Kansas -- Lawrence 1
Public schools -- Kansas -- Lawrence 1
Public welfare -- Kansas -- Douglas County 1
Quindaro (Kansas City, Kan.) -- History 1
Schools -- Kansas -- Douglas County -- History 1
Scrapbooks -- Kansas -- Lawrence 1
Slavery -- Caribbean Area -- History 1
Society of Friends -- Kansas -- History 1
Statehood (American politics) 1
Stony Point (Kan.) -- History 1
Teachers -- Kansas -- Finney County 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American 1
Wyandotte (Kan.) -- History 1
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Names
Quantrill, William Clarke, 1837-1865 5
Brown, John, 1800-1859 2
Carney, Thomas, 1824-1888 2
Davis, Emma Stubbs, 1885-1942 2
Davis, Samuel Hunt, 1848-1938 2
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Hesper Academy (Hesper, Kan.) 2
New England Emigrant Aid Company 2
Scott, W. W. (William W.) 2
University of Kansas 2
Watson, Mildred Davis 2
Abbott, James Burnett, 1818-1897 1
Allison, Isadora Augusta Johnson 1
Anderson, William T., 1840-1864 1
Asher, Kathleen 1
Barnhart family. 1
Bernard family. 1
Black Kettle, -1868 (Cheyenne chief) 1
Branson, Jacob 1
Brooks, Paul R., Mrs. 1
Bullene, Lathrop, 1826-1915 1
Carney family 1
Carpenter, Louis, 1829-1863 1
Connelley , William Elsey, 1855-1930 1
Council of Social Agencies (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Davis family. 1
Davis, Adela Hunt, 1824-1906 1
Douglas County Historical Society (Douglas County, Kan.) 1
Eberhart Reunion Association 1
Eberhart family. 1
Eberhart, Catherine Kistler, 1805-1885 1
Eberhart, Joseph, 1800-1882 1
Edwards, Charles L. (Charles Livingston), 1828-1916 1
Elliott family 1
Elliott, Maude, 1898- 1
Elliott, Robert Gaston 1
Elliott, Samuel Steele, 1870-1957 1
Ellis, George, 1832-1864 1
Everhart family. 1
Fitch, Edward, 1832-1863 1
Fitch, Sarah Wilmarth 1
Freeman, Glen 1
Freeman, Marian 1
Friends Church (Hesper, Kan.) 1
Friends University (Wichita Kan.) 1
Grand Army of the Republic. Washington Post No. 12 (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Great Swamp Church (Lehigh County, Pa.) 1
Grovenor, Gurdon 1
Hastie family. 1
Hasty family. 1
Henry, J. M. (Resident of Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Huddleston, Lena M. 1
James, Frank, 1844-1915 1
James, Jesse, 1847-1882 1
Johnson, W. M., active 1863 1
Killam, George F., 1835-1863 1
Killam, Mary Chesley, 1835-1916 1
Lane, James Henry, 1814-1866 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Lowe, Joseph, active 1901 1
Lowman, Hovey E., 1829-1872 1
Methodist Episcopal Church. Kansas Conference 1
Methodist Episcopal Church. Nebraska Conference 1
Miller, Robert H., active 1833-1882 1
Miller, William, 1841-1919 1
Nation, Carry Amelia, 1846-1911 1
Native Sons and Daughters of Kansas 1
Oak Hill Cemetery (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Old Settlers Association (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Paddock, G. W. (George Washington), 1823-1908 1
Paddock, Sophronia, 1827-1905 1
Phillips, A. W., Mrs. 1
Plymouth Congregational Church (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Quantrill, Caroline Clarke, 1819-1903 1
Raynesford, Howard C. 1
Realf, Richard, 1834-1878 1
Robinson, Sara T. L. (Sara Tappan Lawrence), 1827-1911 1
Sheridan, Richard B., 1918- 1
Sheridan, Richard D., Jr. 1
Skaggs, Larkin Milton, 1831-1863 1
Stanton, Edwin M. (Edwin McMasters), 1814-1869 1
Stony Point Evangelical Lutheran Church (Hickory Point, Kan.) 1
Stubbs family. 1
Tappan, S. F. (Samuel Forster), -1913 1
Taylor, Charles F. (Charles Fletcher), 1842-1912 1
University of Kansas. Libraries 1
Valley Times (Pittsfield, N.H.) 1
Whitcomb, Ansel H. 1
Whitney, William H. H. (William H. Harrison), 1840-1911 1
Wood, S. N. (Samuel Newitt) 1
Young, Darius Franklin, 1807- 1
Young, George E. (George Edwin), 1833- 1
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Language
German 1