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  Charles Robinson to Messrs. Allen, Blood, Hutchinson and others
Author: Robinson, Charles
Date: August 16, 1856

Charles Robinson was writing from Camp Sackett, near Lecompton, Kansas Territory, where he was being held prisoner on treason charges. He wrote to encourage free state supporters to negotiate with pro-slavery forces in order to defuse tensions in northeast Kansas Territory.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: William Hutchinson Collection, # 400, Box 1, Folder 2
Item Number: 100176              Number of images: 2
Keywords: Antislavery; Camp Sackett, Kansas Territory; Douglas County, Kansas Territory; Free state; Hutchinson, William, 1823-1904; Robinson, Charles, 1818-1894; Treason
 
 

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