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  Statement on the Central Committee
Author: Undersigned Citizens of Kansas Territory, John Stroup (first signature)
Date: January 8, 1856

This document, signed by Kansas citizens from the Lawrence area, deplores the condition of the Central Committee's room and office. These citizens claim that they were mistreated and that the relief effort should be placed in more benevolent hands. They ask that the National Kansas Committee "remove the present incumbents and apoint persons Who have Some feeling for poor Suffering humanity." It concludes with a list of signatures.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Thaddeus Hyatt Collection, #401, Box 2, Folder 4
Item Number: 100434              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Central Relief Committee; Lawrence, Kansas Territory; National Kansas Committee; Relief

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