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This is a copy of a letter written by Samuel Adair from Osawatomie, Kansas Territory. Adair thanks Reverend Gordon for $104 raised in Yellow Springs, Ohio, that was sent to James Garrison for "the benefit of sufferers in the cause of freedom in the Osawatomie vicinity." He describes the difficulties of distributing relief aid to everyone's satisfaction and mentions the Kansas Central Committee. He also writes of his concerns about how slavery and its demise will impact the nation using phrases such as "conflict of arms" and "fearful doom."

Creator: Adair, Samuel Lyle, 1811-1898
Date: February 19, 1857

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Item Number: 90151
Call Number: Samuel & Florella Adair Coll. #161 Box 7 Folder 12
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 90151

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