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  Letter, Sara [Robinson] to My Dear Sister
Author: Robinson, Sara T. L. (Sara Tappan Lawrence), 1827-1911
Date: January 5, 1858

Sara Robinson wrote to her sister from Lawrence, describing her home and lifestyle. Robinson named many friends and guests who had visited and/or boarded at her home. She made reference to the election occurring the day before, which would determine whether or not the Lecompton Constitution was ratified, and reiterated her support for the Free State cause.

Location of Original: KU         Call Number:
Item Number: 101706              Number of images: 6
Keywords: Daily life; Domestics; Election, Lecompton Constitution ratification, January 1858; Free state perspective; Quindaro, Kansas Territory; Topeka Legislature (see Free state legislature); Weather

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