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  Letter, G. Garrison to My Dear Friend and Nephew [Samuel Adair]
Author: Garrison, Gamaliel
Date: Probably December 15, 1856

Mr. Garrison wrote from Yellow Springs, Ohio, after returning from Osawatomie. He mentioned the death of David Garrison and Frederick Brown, who had both been killed in the conflict in Kansas. Garrison wrote that he had expected all his sons to settle in Kansas and that David's wife Rachel still speaks well of the country. He hoped that it would be possible to hold on to David's claim for his heirs.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Samuel and Florella Adair Collection, #161, Box 4, Folder 3
Item Number: 100344              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Adair, Samuel Lyle; Brown, Frederick; Garrison, David R.; Garrison, Gamaliel; Garrison, Rachel A.; Land claims; Lykins County, Kansas Territory (see also Miami County, Kansas); Miami County, Kansas (see also Lykins County, Kansas Territory); Ohio; Osawatomie, Battle of; Osawatomie, Kansas Territory; Yellow Springs, Ohio
 
 

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