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  Letter, Joseph Denison to Dear Bro. [Isaac] Goodnow
Author: Denison, Joseph
Date: June 8, 1859

Joseph Denison wrote from Manhattan, Kansas Territory, to Isaac Goodnow, who was traveling in New England. Denison reported recent college construction expenditures to Goodnow, illustrating his attempts to "financier as faithfully and as economically" as he could, and updated his on the construction's progress. He encouraged Goodnow to sell city lots and obtain land warrants, both of which were in high demand.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: Isaac Goodnow Collection, #357, Box 2 Folder 6
Item Number: 102392 Number of images: 4
Keywords: Bluemont Central College; Business enterprises; Construction; Denison, Joseph; Finance; Goodnow, Isaac T., 1814-1894; Manhattan, Kansas Territory; Riley County, Kansas Territory; School buildings; Steamboats; de Vivaldi, Charles F.

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