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Thomas P. Marsh in Lawrence, Kansas, wrote to George L. Stearns regarding political activities in the area. Marsh discussed attending the Free State party convention and the support for the Topeka Constitution in Lawrence and the surrounding areas. He also discussed the census and how it compared to the number of voters in the territory. During the "Bleeding Kansas" period, voter fraud was common as Missourians poured into the territory to support a pro-slavery legislature. A searchable, full-text version of this letter is available by clicking "Text Version" below.

Creator: Marsh, Thomas J.
Date: July 18, 1857

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Item Number: 224625
Call Number: George L. & Mary E. Stearns Papers Coll. #507 Box 1 Folder 1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 224625

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