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  Letter, O. [Orville] C. Brown to Dear Sir [Edward Allen]
Author: Brown, Orville Chester, 1811-1904
Date: March 18, 1856

Orville C. Brown wrote from his home in Osawatomie to Edward Allen, describing the location of Osawatomie and the natural resources in the area. He also informed the recipient of the letter about the essential provisions to bring when emigrating to Kansas, as well as the current situation of free staters in Kansas.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: Orville Chester Brown Collection, #301, Box 1, Folder 7
Item Number: 101639 Number of images: 4
Keywords: Brown, Orville Chester, 1811-1904; Free state cause; Indian lands; Mills and mill-work; Native Americans; Osawatomie, Kansas Territory

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