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  Letter, Marcus J. Parrott to H. Miles Moore
Author: Parrott, Marcus J., 1828-1879
Date: January 12, 1857

Parrott, the representative of Kansas Territory to the U.S. Congress, wrote to Moore from Washington offering his assessment of the upcoming session of Congress. Parrott predicted that the Congress would reject the Lecompton Constitution. He also offered Moore, a Free State advocate recently elected to the Kansas Territorial House of Representatives, advice on activities to pursue in the Territorial Legislature.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Henry Miles Moore Collection, #450, Box 1, Folder 3
Item Number: 100360              Number of images: 4
Keywords: Constitutions; Kansas Territory. Legislature; Leavenworth, Kansas Territory; Lecompton Constitution; Parrott, Marcus J., 1828-1879; United States. Congress

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