Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

W.F.M. Arny to William Barnes - Page
Text Version

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

For more information see the Copyright and Permission FAQ.

William F. M. Arny, general agent of the National Kansas Committee, wrote from a steamboat traveling on the Missouri River to inform William Barnes, secretary of the New York State Kansas Committee, about conditions in Kansas. Arny reported on the state of the Kansas State Central Committee, the efforts by free state supporters in Kansas to prepare for possible proslavery attacks if Buchanan won the 1856 presidential election, and the relief needs of free state settlers in Kansas.

Creator: Arny, W. F. M. (William Frederick Milton), 1813-1881
Date: October 25, 1856

Bookbag Text Version Share Print

W.F.M. Arny to William Barnes - p. 1W.F.M. Arny to William Barnes - p. 2W.F.M. Arny to William Barnes - p. 3W.F.M. Arny to William Barnes - p. 4

W.F.M. Arny to William Barnes - p. 1

Item Number: 565
Call Number: William Barnes Coll. #269 Box 2 Folder 11
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 565

Copyright © 2007-2019 - Kansas Historical Society - Contact Us
This website was developed in part with funding provided by the Information Network of Kansas.