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  Letter, Edward Atkinson to G. W. Collamore Esq.
Author: Atkinson, Edward
Date: October 22,1858

Edward Atkinson wrote from Boston to George Collamore, future mayor of Lawrence, Kansas Territory, regarding the location and purchase price of good farm land. Atkinson made the inquiry for a friend, a stone mason who lived in Somerset County, New York, who was interested in emigrating "to some region where he would have better prospects."

Location of Original: KU         Call Number: RH MS 33:2
Item Number: 101765              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Atkinson, Edward; Collamore, George W.; Emigration and immigration; Land acquisition; New York; Stonemasons

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