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Item Number: 102524
Title: Letter, Owen Brown to Dear Son John [Brown]
Description: Owen Brown, who died at age 85 on May 8, 1856, wrote his son, John Brown, about mundane family matters, his delight at the regular arrival of letters from his son, and his faith in God. He also mentioned correspondence with Congressman J. R. Giddings and the vote in Congress to send a committee "to Kansas to investigate the situation."
Dates: March 27, 1856
Number of Images: 2
Call Number: John Brown Collection, #299, Box 1, Folder 16
Location of Original: KSHS
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