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Isaac T. Goodnow wrote from Manhattan, Kansas Territory to Eli Thayer in Worcester, Massachusetts. Goodnow asked Thayer for his support for Bluemont Central College (predecessor to Kansas State University), a college chartered near Manhattan which would have "an Agricultural Department of a most thorough practical character." Goodnow asserted that "now when the victory [for free staters] in the main is won" it was time to focus attention on schools and churches.

Creator: Goodnow, Isaac Tichener, 1814-1894
Date: May 24, 1858

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Item Number: 3580
Call Number: Eli Thayer Coll. #519 Box 1 Folder 2
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 3580

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