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Bleeding Kansas Period in Wyandotte County
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TitleBleeding Kansas Period in Wyandotte County
AbstractArticle describes the rivalry between the towns of Wyandott City and Quindaro during the ''Bleeding Kansas'' era prior to the Civil War. Wyandott City became a center of pro-slave forces, while Quindaro became a free-state area.
NotesThe local newspapers in Wyandott and Quindaro were known to ''fire uncomplimentary broadsides against the rival city during this time''.
AuthorLoren Taylor
DateSummer 2002
SourceThe Historical Journal of Wyandotte County
LocationMVSC Q 978.139 H673
Volume1
Number7
Page279-281
Local SubjectWyandotte County, Kansas
Wyandotte, Kansas
Kansas City, Kansas
Quindaro, Kansas
IllustrationsN
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID210194
CONTENTdm number20200
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