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  Letters, by Thaddeus Hyatt (No. 3 and No. 4, incomplete)
Author: Hyatt, Thaddeus
Date: 1856

These two excerpts of letters written by Thaddeus Hyatt, president of the National Kansas Committee, described the early workings of this committee and its work for the free state cause. Copy No. 3 discussed the "Tabernacle Committee" and the appropriation of side arms and Sharps rifles. Copy No. 4 referred to J.M. Winchell, authorizing him to make a withdrawal from the New York Kansas Fund. [The first page of the letters which is included in the text version was not scanned.]

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Thaddeus Hyatt Collection, #401, Box 2, Folder 2
Item Number: 100426              Number of images: 2
Keywords: Firearms; Hyatt, Thaddeus; National Kansas Committee; Relief; Sharps rifles; Winchell, James M., 1823-1877
 
 

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