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  Letter, Wilson Shannon to Dr Sir [Orville C. Brown]
Author: Shannon, Wilson , 1802-1877
Date: April 18, 1858

This letter, written by Wilson Shannon, former governor of Kansas Territory, was addressed to Orville C. Brown, one of the founders of Osawatomie. Shannon wrote from his office in Lecompton to reassure Brown that the problem with Osawatomie's town site would be addressed.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Orville Chester Brown Collection, #301, Box 1, Folder 9
Item Number: 101666              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Brown, Orville Chester, 1811-1904; Osawatomie, Kansas Territory; Shannon, Wilson, 1802-1877; Town sites

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