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  Resolutions, National Kansas Committee
Author: National Kansas Committee
Date: January 24, 1857

"At a meeting of the National Kansas Committee held at the Astor House in the City of New York," January 1, 1857, it was resolved that $5,000 should be committed to John Brown for "any defensive measures that may become necessary." The committee also authorized a set amount of "arms & supplies."

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: John Brown Collection, #299, Box 1, Folder 19
Item Number: 102575              Number of images: 2
Keywords: Brown, John, 1800-1859; Free state cause; Free state supporters; Guns; National Kansas Committee; New York, New York; Weapons (see also Guns)
 
 

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