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  Letter, B. Darrach to Rev. S. L. Adair
Author: Darrach, Barstow
Date: April 20, 1857

B. Darrach, a doctor at New York Hospital, wrote Adair that he was encouraged by the results of the Leavenworth election. He has authorized a Mr. Tator to settle his affairs in Osawatomie. He also discussed the slave oligarchy and indications that St. Louis was opposed to slavery. He cited several events that he felt indicated the free state cause was progressing.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Samuel and Florella Adair Collection, #161, Box 5, Folder 8
Item Number: 100333              Number of images: 3
Keywords: Adair, Samuel Lyle; Darrach, Barstow; Free state prospects; Lykins County, Kansas Territory (see also Miami County, Kansas); Miami County, Kansas (see also Lykins County, Kansas Territory); New York; Osawatomie, Kansas Territory; Slavery

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