The Kansas War & Other Matters

Title: The Kansas War & Other Matters
Creator: S.S. Wiciszg
Description: This poem was written in 1863 by S.S. Wiciszg, a soldier serving near Hardeeville, South Carolina. Wiciszg describes himself as "a soldier just from Lawrence" and decries the violence and guerrilla warfare in Kansas during the border wars. The poem condemns the Border Ruffians and the Doniphan Tigers. It also criticizes the political climate, and mentions the Free Soilers, Wilson Shannon, Horace Greely, and Arthur Tappan.
Date original: 1863
Person: Wilson Shannon
Owning organization: Kenneth Spencer Research Library
Document Type: document
Publication Statement: S.S. Wiciszg Collection, RH MS P176
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
Show Extra Info

{{document.title}} proves: {{max()}} relationships in

VTLS Linked Data Visualization

THE RELATIONSHIP VIEWER allows you to see connections among people, places,
groups, and events -- connections that are proven by the documents in the collection.
Explore this document's relationships by clicking on the objects below, or learn more about the viewer.
Showing {{(x * mod) + 1}}-{{(x * mod) + number()}} of {{max()}} relationships Showing set {{currentPage}} of {{relationships.length}} with {{relationships[currentPage - 1].count}} of {{max()}} relationships
Current Set: {{$index + 1}} of {{relationships.length}} Current Page: {{x + 1}} of {{subject.x}}