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  Articles of Agreement for Shubel Morgan's Company
Author: Morgan, Shubel
Date: July 12, 1858

In July 1858, fifteen men including Shubel Morgan, alias John Brown, J. H. Kagi, James Montgomery, and Augustus Wattles signed this document and thus "agree[d] to be governed by the following rules" of conduct. The rules included "gentlemanly and respectful deportment," obedience to the commander's orders, "no intoxicating drinks," etc.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: John Brown Collection, #299, Oversize
Item Number: 102748              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Border disputes and warfare - Free state perspective; Brown, John, 1800-1859; Free state cause; Free state militia; Kagi, John Henry; Military; Militia; Montgomery, James, 1814-1871; Morgan, Shubel; Wattles, Augustus

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