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  Letter, S. Medary to My Dear Sir [presumably Orville C. Brown]
Author: Medary, S. (Samuel) , 1801-1864
Date: February 25, 1859

This letter, presumably addressed to Orville Brown, was written by Samuel Medary, the current governor of Kansas Territory. Governor Medary was pleased that the volatile situation during the border wars had calmed down, and he encouraged Brown to foster an environment focused on "peace and industry." The governor also hoped that, with things settling down, more emigrants would come into Kansas.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Orville Chester Brown Collection, #301, Box 1, Folder 10
Item Number: 101667              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Emigration and immigration; Medary, S. (Samuel), 1801-1864

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