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Stephen Marshall Crockett, Richland, Kansas, wrote this letter to George W. Martin, secretary of the Kansas State Historical Society. Crockett's daughter, Gertrude Wells, gave a membership in the historical society to her father. Crockett writes that his father supervised the farming department of the Shawnee Indian Mission from 1848 until 1854. He writes that his family took a claim west of Lawrence in 1854 and moved to one west of Lecompton in 1856. He remembers Martin working for one of the Lecompton newspapers as a boy.

Creator: Crockett, Stephen Marshall, 1836-1920
Date: January 08, 1906

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Item Number: 41175
Call Number: Manuscripts Collection Miscellaneous
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 41175

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