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Memorandum of articles wanted as an outfit for Fifty volunteers to serve under my direction during the Kansas war: or for such specified time as they may each enlist for; together with estimated cost of same delivered in Lawrence or Topeka 2 substantial (but not heavy) baggage Waggons with good covers 4 good servicable waggon Horses 2 Sets strong plain Harness 100 good Heavy Blankets say a 2, or 2,50 8 Substantial long sized tents 8 large Camp Kettles 50 Tin Basons 50 Iron Spoons 4 plain strong Saddles & Bridles 4 Picket Ropes & Pins 8 Wooden Pails 8 Axes & Helves 8 Frying Pans (large size) 8 Large sized Coffee Pots 8 “ “ Spiders or bake ovens 8 “ “ Tin Pans 12 Spades & Shovels 6 Mattlocks 2 Weeks provisions for men & Horses Fund for Horse hire & feed, loss & damage of same 200.00 400. 50. 200. 100. 12. 5. 2. 80. 3. 2. 12. 8. 10. 10. 6. 18. 6. 150. 500. $1774.
 

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