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  George Washington Brown to Friends
Author: Brown, George W (George Washington), 1820-1915
Date: ca. August 1856

Unsigned letter, probably written by George Washington Brown while he was being held prisoner at a camp near Lecompton on treason charges, offering military advice to free state leaders and commenting on events in the Lecompton area.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: William Hutchinson Collection, # 400, Box 1, Folder 2
Item Number: 100177 Number of images: 3
Keywords: Brown, George W. (George Washington), 1820-1915; Free state activities; Free state perspective; Hutchinson, William, 1823-1904; Lecompton, Kansas Territory; Military

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