From Abelard Guthrie to James Henry Lane

Title: From Abelard Guthrie to James Henry Lane
Creator: Abelard Guthrie
Description: This letter, dated November 21, 1864, is from Abelard Guthrie in Quindaro, Kansas to James Henry Lane. Guthrie reports on the proceedings of a Supreme Court case to determine if Kansas has the right to tax land assigned to the Shawnee Indians. Guthrie argues that if the court exempts these areas from taxation, it will deprive "the counties of Douglass, Johnson, and Wyandot of about sixty thousand dollars of taxes which they sorely need."
Date original: November 21, 1864
Owning organization: Kenneth Spencer Research Library
Document Type: letter
Publication Statement: James Henry Lane Collection, Box 1: Folder 8, Item 4
Organization location: For more information on using this image, contact the Kenneth Spencer Research Library at: The University of Kansas, Lawrence KS 66045, Phone: (785) 864-4334, E-mail: Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the Kenneth Spencer Research Library. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the Kenneth Spencer Research Library.
Page Type: Digital Repository Object
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