Report of the Special Committee Appointed to Investigate the Troubles in Kansas: With the Views of the Minority of Said Committee
C. Wendell, printer, 1856 - 1338 páginas
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30th of March acquainted Adjourned Allen appointed armed Buchanan county Bull creek Burson called and sworn camp census Charles citizens of Missouri claim Clay county Colonel committee council creek Cross-examined crowd day of election Doniphan election district Emigrant Aid Society Flanigan Fort Riley Fort Scott free-State party George Governor Reeder heard Henry Howard hundred illegal votes Illinois Iowa Jackson Jackson county James John Johnson Jones Joseph judges of election Kansas river Kansas Territory Kentucky knew large number Lawrence laws LEAVENWORTH CITY legal voters legislature lived majority miles Missourians morning names o'clock oath Ohio Pawnee Pennsylvania persons Platte City Platte county poll-books polls precinct pro-slavery party recollect Richardson right to vote river Robert Samuel Scott Sherman Smith strangers swear Territory of Kansas testimony thence Thomas ticket tion told took voted that day wagons Wakarusa Westport Whitfield William
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