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William Hutchinson, Secretary of the Kansas Central Committee, informed James Abbott of his appointment to a secret, investigative committee created to "expose the recent frauds upon the elective franchise, and to provide for the summary punishment of all those who are implicated therein." The committee, which was appointed "privately," was the result of a resolution passed in a meeting of the Freemen of Kansas in Mass Convention of October 19, 1857.

Creator: Hutchinson, William , 1823-1904
Date: October 21, 1857

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Item Number: 6956
Call Number: James Abbott Coll. #252 Box 2 Folder 10
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 6956

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