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  Letter, J. B. Hodgin to S. N. Wood
Author: Hodgin, J. B.
Date: August 25, 1860

From Cottonwood Falls, Hodgin wrote Wood concerning the Kaws and whiskey that reportedly "supplied" to them at the Falls on August 23 and "As is generally the result, a big fight occurred" among the Indians and several were killed. Hodgin was calling for an investigation into the incident.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Samuel N. Wood Collection, #548
Item Number: 100394              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Alcoholic beverages; American Indians (see also Native Americans); Cottonwood Falls, Kansas Territory; Hodgin, J. B.; Kansa Indians; Native Americans; Violence; Whiskey; Wood, S. N. (Samuel Newitt)

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