Lecompton, Kansas, 1861, artist's impression

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Cropped, sized, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, October 7, 2011.
Depicted ContentLecompton, KS
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Northern view at Lecompton - The long building seen in the central part of the view is the Masonic Hall, in the upper story of which the noted Lecompton Constitution was formed. The lower story, and most of the other buildings represented, are used for land offices.
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John Warner Barber & Henry Howe,Our Whole Country or the Past and Present of the United States....Volume II (New York: Tuttle & McCauley, 1861), 1313.
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