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  Letter, [J.H. Lane] to His Excellancy C. [Charles] Robinson, et al
Author: Lane, James Henry, 1814-1866
Date: August 10, 1856

In a brief letter from Topeka that is very difficult to decipher, Jim Lane informs Robinson, Gen. George W. Deitzler, George W. Brown, John Brown, "& others" of his arrival with "a sufficient force" to do battle for the free state cause. He seems to counsel quick and decisive action.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: Charles & Sara Robinson Collection, # 488, Box 1, Folder 4
Item Number: 101128 Number of images: 1
Keywords: Brown, George W. (George Washington), 1820-1915; Brown, John, 1800-1859; Deitzler, George W.; Free state cause; Free state government; Free state militia; Lane, James Henry, 1814-1866; Militia; Robinson, Charles, 1818-1894

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