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This invitation was to a ball to be held on the anniversary of the destruction of the Free State Hotel. It was to celebrate the opening of the Eldridge House, Lawrence, Kansas Territory. Tickets cost $5.00 and the proceeds were to be used for furnshing the new hotel. Thirty nine men from 17 different communities were listed on the invitation.

Date: May 21, 1858

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Item Number: 4528
Call Number: K 394 So1 Vol. 1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 4528

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