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  Letter, H. J. Espy to S. N. Wood
Author: Espy, H. J.
Date: November 28, 1859

H. J. Espy, a probate judge in Council Grove, wrote in response to a letter from Wood, who seemed to have challenged Espy's "charge" that Wood was "connected with the Underground Rail Road." Espy explained that "as I understand the term, Underground Rail Road, I believe there is an inseparable connection between it and the republican party. . . ."

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Samuel N. Wood Collection, #548
Item Number: 100380              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Council Grove, Kansas Territory; Courts; Espy, H. J.; Judges; Republican Party (U.S.: 1854- ); Underground railroad; Wood, S. N. (Samuel Newitt)
 
 

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