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  Letter, Amos A. Lawrence to My Dear Sir [James Abbott]
Author: Lawrence, Amos Adams
Date: August 24, 1855

Amos A. Lawrence wrote from Boston to James Abbott in Hartford, Connecticut, wanting to confirm his receipt of a shipment of rifles. Lawrence advised Abbott that at least half of them should be redistributed to free state forces in Topeka.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: James Abbott Collection, #252, Box 2 Folder 8
Item Number: 102433              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Abbott, James Burnett; Free state cause; Free state militia; Lawrence, Amos Adams, 1814-1886; Sharps rifles; Topeka, Kansas Territory

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