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  Residents on Lost Creek, a tributary of the Little Osage
Author: No authors specified.
Date: c. 1857

This document lists the names and origins of the proslavery and free state settlers that lived along Lost Creek, on the north edge of Bourbon County. The first page details information about specific families in the area and states that Thaddeus Hyatt, president of the National Kansas Committee, made arrangements to aid those settlers who are listed as being "in distress."

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Thaddeus Hyatt Collection, #401, Box 2, Folder 5
Item Number: 100437              Number of images: 3
Keywords: Bourbon County, Kansas Territory; Emigration and immigration; Free state settlers; Hyatt, Thaddeus; Little Osage River, Kansas Territory; Lost Creek, Bourbon County, Kansas Territory; Proslavery settlers

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