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About the West: Kansas Abolitionists Fight Confederates in Missouri
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TitleAbout the West: Kansas Abolitionists Fight Confederates in Missouri
AbstractPhotos, illustrations, map, and biographical article about Jared Barnes (1834-1916), "an avowed Free-Stater" moving from his native New York to Kansas Territory in 1857 and serving as a Union officer in the border warfare and Civil War. Description of other soldiers on both sides of the conflict such as Colonel W. D. McCain, Captain Golden Silvers (43 years old in 1864 and later a Kansas senator), Major General Samuel Curtis, and General Joseph Shelby, et al.
NotesThis issue as a whole features the climate and weather of the West, with multiple articles, photos, illustrations, and maps of major weather events (floods, tornadoes, snow and ice storms, etc.) and weather affecting major historical events with the Kansas City area on the eastern boundary.
AuthorD. Reid Ross
DateSummer//2001
SourceJournal of the West
LocationPeriodical
Volume40
Number3
Page58-67
Local SubjectBarnes, Jared P.
Border Warfare
Silvers, Golden
Disasters
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID119971
CONTENTdm number18026
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