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A portrait of Samuel J. Reader, who was a participant in some of the free state activities in Kansas Territory. He wrote about his efforts in his diary, including descriptions of the Battles of Indianola and Hickory Point. His diary accounts also describe his daily life and were used as the basis for an autobiography which he illustrated with drawings and water colors. He lived in Shawnee County, Kansas Territory.

Date: May 26, 1855

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Item Number: 90674
Call Number: B Reader Samuel J. *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 90674

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