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  Letter, [John Brown, Jr.] to Dear Father [John Brown]
Author: Brown, Jr., John
Date: June 22, 1855

This rather lengthy letter from John Brown, Jr., at Brownsville, K.T., to his father, John Brown, regarding the Kansas family's current situation, physically and economically. John, Jr., provides a hand-drawn map of the family's settlement in Franklin County (he calls it "Brown Co.") just west of Osawatomie.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: John Brown Collection, #299, Oversize
Item Number: 102749              Number of images: 4
Keywords: Agriculture; Brown, John, 1800-1859; Brown, John, Jr.; Crops; Farmers; Franklin County, Kansas Territory; Free state settlers; Land claims; Missourians; Osawatomie, Kansas Territory; Ottawa Indians; Pottawatomie Creek, Kansas Territory
 
 

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