Letter Press Book of Thomas Ewing, Jr. He moved to Kansas Territory in 1856 and established a law practice in Leavenworth. It is from this town, Kansas Territory's largest city, where he also had many investments, that he wrote Judge M. F. Moore, Sioux City, Iowa, regarding Moore's investments and other opportunities in Leavenworth.
Date: June 5, 1857
Item Number: 862
Call Number: Thomas Ewing Jr. Coll. No. 341, Letter Press Book No. 1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 862
Business and Industry - Occupations/Professions - Lawyers
Business and Industry - Services - Real estate
Collections - Manuscript - Ewing, Thomas, Jr.
Community Life - Town development
Date - 1854-1860 - 1857
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Letter
People - Notable Kansans - Ewing, Thomas, Jr.
Places - Cities and towns - Leavenworth
Places - Counties - Leavenworth
Places - Other States - Iowa
Thematic Time Period - Bleeding Kansas, 1854 - 1861
Thematic Time Period - Immigration and Settlement, 1854 - 1890
Type of Material - Unpublished documents - Letters