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A facsimile of a letter written by General James H. Lane, labeled as the first letter of the "Wakarusa War." This skirmish was between pro-slavery and anti-slavery forces near and at Lawrence, Kansas. There was only one casualty before a treaty was signed to end the war.

Creator: Lane, James Henry, 1814-1866
Date: December 1, 1855

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Item Number: 225949
Call Number: Misc. R.M. Ainsworth, M-212S
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 225949

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