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Thomas Ewing, Jr., to Dear Hamp B. Denman

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Creator: Ewing, Thomas, 1829-1896

Date: July 25, 1857

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: Thomas Ewing, Jr., Coll. No. 341, Letter Press Book No. 1

Unit ID: 872

Abstract: From Leavenworth, Ewing wrote in his letter press book to a law and business partner, Hamp Denman, who was working on some possible land acquisitions in the Osaukee (Ozawkie?) vicinity. Ewing provided some specific instruction regarding a number of potential deals, including the "fraction . . . Adjoining the Kaw land directly opposite Topeka. My sole object in buying would be to have a RR [railroad] depot on the land, & lay out a town."

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Title (Main title): Thomas Ewing, Jr., to Dear Hamp B. Denman


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