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A formal, cased ambrotype portrait of Samuel J. Jones who led a large pro-slavery force in the May 21, 1856 sacking of the city of Lawrence, which was an anti-slavery stronghold in Douglas County, Kansas Territory. Jones was the sheriff of Douglas County at the time of the attack.

Date: 1856-1860

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Item Number: 439
Call Number: B Jones, Samuel J. *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 439

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