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  Broadside, "To the People of Leavenworth County"
Author: No authors specified.
Date: 1857

A printed announcement "To the People of Leavenworth County" nominating delegates to attend, most likely, the Lecompton Constitutional Convention. According to the letter, the candidates named would support that the clause that included the slavery question be put to the people of Kansas Territory for their vote.

Location of Original: KU         Call Number: RH Q55
Item Number: 102299              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Leavenworth County, Kansas Territory; Leavenworth, Kansas Territory; Lecompton Constitutional Convention, September 1857; Nominations for office; Popular sovereignty; Walker, Robert J. (Robert John), 1801-1869
 
 

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