Horace Greeley arrives in Lawrence, Kansas on his tour of the West

Horace Greeley spent a little over two weeks touring Kansas, and spoke at the first Kansas Republican Party convention in Osawatomie. He arrived in Colorado in early June, spent around fifteen days there and then made his way to San Francisco where he took ship for his return to New York. His journey was recorded famously in his letters to the New York Tribune and he wrote a book on his travels soon after he returned. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation
Robert C. Williams, Horace Greeley: Champion of American Freedom (New York: New York University Press, 2006), 201.
Type
Cultural
Relevance
Personal
How to Cite This Page: "Horace Greeley arrives in Lawrence, Kansas on his tour of the West," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, https://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/index.php/node/24702.