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Letter from S. S. Abney, Morgan Co., Mo., to Wm. Van Lear, December 5, 1860

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Identifier: D03753

Title: Letter from S. S. Abney, Morgan Co., Mo., to Wm. Van Lear, December 5, 1860

Description: States, "Troubles have broke out in Kansas. Montgomery has robbed, murdered, taken possession of Ft. Scott but will retreat now there are plenty of troops there to meet him…we are on the verge of perilous times."

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
Missouri

Dates: 1860-12-05

Type(s): Letter

Maker/Creator: Abney, S.S.

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Missouri-Kansas Border War, 1850s
Armed Forces

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