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Addressed from the "Senate Chamber" in Washington, D.C., this brief note is a letter of introduction for Mark W. Delahay from Charles Sumner, the famed Republican abolitionist senator from Massachusetts. The senator introduces "Col. Delahay" as a "member of Congress elect from the state of Kansas" but the federal government never recognized the elections held under the Topeka Constitution,

Creator: Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874
Date: March 24, 1856

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Item Number: 90467
Call Number: Delahay Family Coll. #326
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 90467

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