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  Henry J. Raymond, New York, NY to William Hutchinson
Author: Raymond, Henry J.
Date: October 10, 1857

Raymond, editor of the New York Times, speculated that Kansas would become a free state because President Buchanan would pursue such a course out of political necessity. Raymond criticized the extremism of the Free State activists in Kansas and requested that Hutchinson, who was a New York Times special correspondent, seek to report on Kansas affairs in a more balanced manner.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: William Hutchinson Collection, # 400, Box 1, Folder 3
Item Number: 100182 Number of images: 3
Keywords: Buchanan administration; Hutchinson, William, 1823-1904; New York Daily Times; Raymond, Henry J.

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