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Leigh R. Webber to Senorita Morena (Miss Brown)

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Creator: Webber, L. R.

Date: April 30, 1862

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: John Stillman Brown Coll. #300, Box 2, Correspondence Jan.-June, 1862

Unit ID: 220251

Summary: A letter written by Leigh R. Webber from Fort Riley, Kansas, addressed to "Senorita Morena," or Miss Brown, a daughter of John Stillman Brown, a Unitarian minister who lived west of Lawrence. Webber first praises Fort Riley and describes the surrounding landscape. He goes on to describe fort life, including equipment and food. He also discusses his thoughts on the troops' future plans to march to New Mexico and his efforts to learn Spanish.

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Title (Main title): Leigh R. Webber to Senorita Morena (Miss Brown)


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