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Julia Louisa Lovejoy

Julia Louisa Lovejoy

(1812-1882)

  • Julia and her husband, Charles Lovejoy, moved to Kansas territory in 1855
  • Built the first house in Manhattan, later moved to Lawrence
  • Abolitionist
  • Her diary and letters reveal what life was like during the territorial days of Kansas

For more information about Julia Louisa Lovejoy go to Kansapedia.