Skip Redundent Navigation
Territorial Kansas Online 1854-1861 Explore Topics Territorial A-Z Map Lesson Plans  
Back to search results

Item Description
  Citizens of Lawrence! L. Arms in area for negro hunting
Author: No authors specified.
Date: c. 1860

This document warned the citizens of Lawrence that a U.S Marshal named L[eonard] Arms was searching Lawrence for slaves and that they had the right to keep him out of their homes.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Port Vault K 326 C498 185?
Item Number: 100103              Number of images: 1
Keywords: African Americans; Arms, Leonard; Douglas County, Kansas Territory; Eldridge House; Fugitive Slave Law; Fugitive slaves; Lawrence, Kansas Territory; Slavery; Slaves; United States marshals

page 1
pg. 1

Full document metadata

The current URL is
This file was last modified September 12 2013 04:09:26 PM.