Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

Governor Walker and "rebellious subjects" in Lawrence - Page

To order images and/or obtain permission to use them commercially, please contact the KSHS Reference Desk at reference@kshs.org or 785-272-8681, ext. 117.


For more information see the Copyright and Permission FAQ.

This satirical "Proclamation, No. 2, To my rebellious subjects at Lawrence" mocks proslavery Governor Robert J. Walker's opposition to the independent city charter enacted by the antislavery citizens of Lawrence, Kansas Territory.

Date: July 17, 1857

Bookbag Share Print

Item Number: 90346
Call Number: Port Vault K 353.03 W144p 1857
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 90346

Copyright © 2007-2018 - Kansas Historical Society - Contact Us
This website was developed in part with funding provided by the Information Network of Kansas.