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August Bondi Papers - Series 3 - Correspondence, 1884-1952 (bulk 1903-1906)

Date: 1884-1952

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 449117

Summary: Letters pertaining to Bondi's activities during and recollections of the "Bleeding Kansas" period, 1855-57. Most of the correspondence is with G. W. Martin, secretary of the Kansas State Historical Society (Topeka) concerning details in Bondi's "Personal Reminiscences," 25 Apr. 1903 (series B), that he donated to the society. Included are biographical information about Freeman Austin, additional information about John Brown not included in the "Personal Reminiscences," and Bondi's opinion of Brown. Other correspondents include F. B. Sanborn. With this is filed a letter [not after 30 Nov. 1952] from Isaac M. Wise, a distant cousin of Bondi's, to the governor of Kansas correcting some of the genealogical information in Bondi's reminiscences.

Arranged chronologically.

file 1 (folder 11): 1884. 3 items.

file 2 (folder 12): 1903. 10 items.

file 3 (folder 13): 1906. 5 items.

file 4 (folder 14): 1952. 2 items.

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Title (Main title): August Bondi Papers - Series 3 - Correspondence, 1884-1952 (bulk 1903-1906)

Part of: August Bondi papers.

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