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  Letter, B. Darrach to Rev. S. L. Adair
Author: Darrach, Barstow
Date: January 8, 1857

Darrach at New York Hospital commented on events at the national level and the prospect of little support for the free state cause from Congress or the President. He reported that John Brown was in New York speaking about Kansas and trying to raise some funds and other support.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: Samuel and Florella Adair Collection, #161, Box 5, Folder 8
Item Number: 100329 Number of images: 4
Keywords: Adair, Samuel Lyle; Brown, John, 1800-1859; Buchanan, James, 1791-1868; Darrach, Barstow; Free state perspective; National politics; Pierce, Franklin, 1804-1869

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