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  Joseph Pomeroy Root, Wyandotte City, KT to William Hutchinson
Author: Root, Joseph Pomeroy
Date: November 17, 1857

Root described seeing Governor Robert J. Walker on a steamer as he left Kansas Territory for Washington. He speculated that Walker's administration was in jeopardy. Root made other comments that reflected the negative view of Free State party members towards pro-slavery Democrats in Kansas.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: William Hutchinson Collection, # 400, Box 1, Folder 3
Item Number: 100183              Number of images: 4
Keywords: Calhoun, John; Free State Party; Hutchinson, William, 1823-1904; Root, Joseph P., 1826-1885; Walker, Robert J. (Robert John), 1801-1869
 
 

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