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  Statement, C. A. Foster, Was John Brown present and participating in the masacre at Pottowatomie Creek
Author: Foster, Charles A.
Date: July 12, 1860

Signed C. A. Foster, Boston, July 12, 1860, this brief statement asserts that John Brown "was not present" at the Pottawatomie Massacre, "but that he knew that it was going to be done" and "he approved it."

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: John Brown Collection, #299, Box 2, Folder 7
Item Number: 102738              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Adair, Samuel Lyle; Boston, Massachusetts; Brown, John, 1800-1859; Foster, Charles A.; Hutchinson, William, 1823-1904; Pottawatomie Creek, Kansas Territory; Pottawatomie Massacre, May 1856; Webb, Thomas H. (Thomas Hopkins), 1801-1866
 
 

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