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  Letter, Thomas A. Hendricks to John A. Halderman
Author: Hendricks, Thomas A.
Date: January 16, 1856

Thomas A. Hendricks, commissioner, General Land Office, Lecompton, wrote to J. A. Halderman of Leavenworth regarding a request for information about the preemption laws. He indicated that circulars were being sent and briefly discussed Indian reserves that are not subject to preemption but rather were "to be sold by the United States, on account and for the benefit of said Indians."

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: John A. Halderman Collection, #370, Box 1
Item Number: 100274              Number of images: 2
Keywords: American Indians (see also Native Americans); Delaware Indians; Douglas County, Kansas Territory; Halderman, John Adams; Hendricks, Thomas A.; Indian reserves; Iowa Indians; Native Americans; Preemption law United States; United States. General Land Office
 
 

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