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  Public Meeting! Opposing John Ritchey in his recent act of killing of Leonard Arms
Author: Lawrence Citizens
Date: April 28, 1860

This broadside calls for Lawrence citizens to attend a public meeting to express opposition to John Ritchey's killing of U.S. Marshal Leonard Arms. The broadside included a list of 140 citizens of Lawrence and vicinity who condemned Ritchey's actions.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Port Vault 343.1 P96 1860
Item Number: 100092              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Arms, Leonard; Casualties; Lawrence, Kansas Territory; Ritchie, John kills Leonard Arms; Ritchie, John, 1817-1887; Violence

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