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Richard Josiah Hinton to National Kansas Committee

Dates: October 10, 1856

Creator: Hinton, Richard J. (Richard Josiah), 1830-1901

R. J. Hinton wrote this letter from Lawrence to the members of the National Kansas Committee, offering his suggestions about how to sustain the struggling settlers of Kansas. He proposed the idea of bringing the manufacturing industry into the territory as a source of employment. He also mentioned that a flour mill would be greatly appreciated by Kansans.

  • Richard Josiah Hinton to National Kansas Committee
  • Richard Josiah Hinton to National Kansas Committee
  • Richard Josiah Hinton to National Kansas Committee
  • Richard Josiah Hinton to National Kansas Committee
Richard Josiah Hinton to National Kansas Committee