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A. J. Arnold to Joseph Hebbard

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Creator: Arnold, A. J.

Date: August 11, 1892

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: Miscellaneous Hebbard, Joseph C

Unit ID: 210803

Summary: In this brief but informative letter A. J. Arnold, a Topeka, Kansas, druggist, informs Joseph Hebbard, treasurer of the Farmer's Alliance, of his decision to switch his allegiance from the Democratic Party to the People's (Populist) Party. He is eager to "release the state of Kansas from the misrule of the Republican Party." While Arnold is confident that he has made the right decision, he also notes that many other Democrats are wavering. Consequently, Arnold has prepared a letter to the Democrats that expresses the benefits of supporting Populism; he asks Hebbard to read through the draft of this letter and provide comments. This enclosure is not with the original letter and has not been located.

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Title (Main title): A. J. Arnold to Joseph Hebbard


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