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  Letter, G. W. Deitzler to Bradford R. Wood
Author: Deitzler, George W.
Date: April 7, 1856

Deitzler, writing from Lawrence, offered recommendations to Wood, a New York State Kansas Committee representative, on the best emigration route to Kansas. Deitzler suggested that New York emigrants consider settling on Shawnee Reserve land in Kansas as soon as it was opened to settlement. He also requested monetary aid from the New York State Kansas Committee for free state settlers already in Kansas.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: William Barnes Collection, #269, Box 2, Folder 3
Item Number: 100460              Number of images: 3
Keywords: Deitzler, George W.; Douglas County, Kansas Territory; Emigration and immigration; Lawrence, Kansas Territory; Migration, internal; New York State Kansas Committee; Shawnee Indian Reserve; Wood, Bradford R.

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