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  Letter, I. T. Goodnow to My Dear Brother [Joseph] Denison
Author: Goodnow, Isaac T., 1814-1894
Date: May 7, 1859

Isaac Goodnow wrote en route to New England from Leavenworth, Kansas Territory, to Joseph Denison in Manhattan. Goodnow told Denison to expect a shipment of 36 tons of lumber and building supplies to be brought on the steamboat "Gus Linn", which was build specifically to navigate the Kansas River. He also wished that Denison dispose of two yokes of steers, in order to pay on the College.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Isaac Goodnow Collection, #357, Box 2 Folder 5
Item Number: 102387              Number of images: 3
Keywords: Bluemont Central College; Business enterprises; Construction; Denison, Joseph; Freight and freightage; Goodnow, Isaac T., 1814-1894; Kansas River, Kansas Territory; Leavenworth, Kansas Territory; Manhattan, Kansas Territory; Riley County, Kansas Territory; Steamboats

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