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Joseph Trego wrote from Mound City, Kansas Territory, to his wife, Alice, at their family's home in Illinois. Trego expressed his continued disappointment that his wife did not plan to travel to the territory with him that spring. The change in plans did not seem to disrupt those of the Smith brothers, Trego's companions, as they planned to gather their own families. Trego supposed he would stay behind and conduct business at the mill and, perhaps, enter the market for land sales. He reported that the mill's shelter had been erected successfully the day before, so the mill's production would not be as dependent on the weather conditions.

Creator: Trego, Joseph H. (Joseph Harrington), 1823-1905
Date: February 13, 1858

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Item Number: 6210
Call Number: Joseph Harrington Trego Coll. #523, Box 1 Folder 1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 6210

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