Thomas J. Robinson, writing from Washington D.C. to Governor James W. Denver, speculated that Kansas Territory would be admitted as a state under the Lecompton Constitution. Robinson suggested that Denver's future political prospects would improve from such an occurrence.
Creator: Robinson, Thomas J.
Date: March 3, 1858
Item Number: 90189
Call Number: James W. Denver Coll. #328 Box 1 Folder 5
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 90189
Collections - Manuscript - Denver, James W.
Community Life - Town development
Date - 1854-1860 - 1858
Government and Politics - Federal Government - Congress
Government and Politics - Political Parties - Democrat
Government and Politics - Territorial Government - Constitution Making - Lecompton Constitution
Government and Politics - Territorial Government - Governors - Denver, James William
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Letter
People - Notable Kansans - Denver, James William
Places - Cities and towns - Lecompton
Places - Counties - Douglas
Places - Other States - District of Columbia -- Washington
Thematic Time Period - Bleeding Kansas, 1854-1861
Type of Material - Unpublished documents - Letters