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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG5319.AM:  Harrison J. Brown



Letter:  1858

Omaha, Douglas County, Neb.:  Newspaper publisher

Size:  1 item



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of a letter dated February 10, 1858 from Harrison J. Brown to Charles Coe regarding the anti-slavery cause in the Nebraska Territory, specifically Brown’s determination to “back…down” the Democrat newspapers in the area. Brown established the Omaha Republican newspaper on May 5, 1858. Brown requests lists of subscribers from Coe.



 


ADDED ENTRIES:

Brown, Harrison J.

Newspapers — Nebraska — Omaha

Slavery — Anti-slavery movements



 



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