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This eloquent letter, presumably written by Orville Chester Brown, provides an example of the free state perspective on the events of 1856. It includes references to a number of key personalities and places that played a vital role during the struggle for Kansas. Brown writes that "Kansas is the scene of bloody strife," as "2000 armed men" from Missouri were rumored to have crossed into Kansas.

Creator: Brown, Orville Chester, 1811-1904
Date: September 2, 1856

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Item Number: 2672
Call Number: Orville Chester Brown Coll. #301 Box 1 Folder 7
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 2672

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