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  Letter Press Book, Thomas Ewing, Jr., to Dear Judge [M. F. Moore]
Author: Ewing, Jr., Thomas , 1829-1896
Date: June 5, 1857

Thomas Ewing, Jr., moved to Kansas Territory in 1856 and established a law practice in Leavenworth. It is from this town, Kansas Territory's largest city, where he also had many investments, that he wrote Judge M. F. Moore, Sioux City, Iowa, regarding Moore's investments and other opportunities in Leavenworth.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: Thomas Ewing, Jr. Collection, #341,Letter Press Book #1
Item Number: 100507 Number of images: 3
Keywords: Ewing, Thomas, 1829-1896; Iowa; Land acquisition; Land speculation; Lawyers; Leavenworth County, Kansas Territory; Leavenworth, Kansas Territory; Town development; Town promotion

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