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  An appeal from the merchants of Lawrence, Kansas territory, to the Chamber of Commerce, St. Louis, Mo.
Author: Merchants of Lawrence
Date: 1856

Lawrence merchants appealed to the St. Louis business community to take steps to prevent Missourians from invading Kansas Territory. They based their request on the negative impact that the invasions would have on commerce between Missouri and Kansas Territory.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: William Hutchinson Collection, # 400, Box 1, Folder 2
Item Number: 100180              Number of images: 4
Keywords: Commerce; Lawrence, Kansas Territory; Merchants; St. Louis, Missouri

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