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  Letter, Frank Walker to Milo Walker
Author: Walker, Frank
Date: June 26, 1859

In this letter to his brother Milo, Frank Walker wrote that he had preempted land in Linn County, Kansas Territory, in Section 25 of Township 21S, Range 22E. He had 80 acres that he thought was worth $1000 and he indicated that he intended "to engage in a little speculation that I will make 1000 more. He suggested that if Milo or his sisters could get $150 he could get them 80 acres also. Walker was writing from Mound City, Kansas Territory.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Misc. Walker, Frank Misc. Walker, Frank
Item Number: 102455              Number of images: 2
Keywords: Land claims; Land speculation; Linn County, Kansas Territory; Mound City, Kansas Territory; Walker, Frank

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