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Letter from R. C. Ewing, Lexington, to Genl. George R. Smith, June 18, 1856

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Identifier: D03736

Title: Letter from R. C. Ewing, Lexington, to Genl. George R. Smith, June 18, 1856

Description: Regarding the slavery question. States that Smith's reported opinions regarding Kansas are doing him damage in Saline, Lafayette, and Jackson Counties. Suggests that he might as well try to oppose an avalanche as the influence of the Kansas excitement.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
Missouri

Dates: 1856-06-18

Type(s): Letter

Maker/Creator: Ewing, R. C.

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Missouri-Kansas Border War, 1850s
Slavery
Politics and government

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