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  Affidavits concerning William and Henry Sherman and Allen Wilkinson
Author: Day, Mary ; Grant, John T.; Grant, William ; Morse, Francis
Date: June 12, 1856

Someone copied or took down statements from the people listed as authors concerning the personal habits of William and Henry Sherman and Allen Wilkinson. They were described as "intemperate" men. William Sherman and Allen Wilkinson were among those killed in the Pottawatomie massacre. The document is written in the same hand. All of the people making statements were free state supporters.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Samuel and Florella Adair Collection, #161, Box 5, Folder 7
Item Number: 100322              Number of images: 2
Keywords: Day, Mary; Doyle, James P.; Free state supporters; Grant, John T.; Grant, William; Massacres; Morse, Francis; Pottawatomie Massacre, May 1856; Sherman, Henry; Sherman, William; Wilkinson, Allen
 
 

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