The Englishman in Kansas by T. H. Gladstone

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March 6, 2016, 1:30 PM CT

From the TALK series, Before the Civil War
Discussion Leader: Linda M. Lewis

With reporter-like details, Englishman and abolitionist T. H. Gladstone paints vivid pictures of "border ruffians," frontier life, and the violence of slavery, giving the background to "Bleeding Kansas" and the contested elections that decided if Kansas would be free or slave. 328 pp.

Stafford County Historical & Genealogical Society
100 N Main St
Stafford, KS 67578-1343
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Sponsored by: Stafford County Historical & Genealogical Society

For more information about this event, please contact:
Michael Hathaway
(620) 234-5664