From Samuel Worthington to My Dear Father

Title: From Samuel Worthington to My Dear Father
Description: Samuel Worthington writes a letter from Fort Riley, Kansas to his father on October 12, 1864. He has just received news that Gen. Price is advancing his forces, and he expresses fear that Kansas does not have enough troops to defeat him. He also mentions the possibility of a new treaty with the Indians. In a postscript, Worthington reports that Rebels have just arrived in Kansas City, and tells his father “goodbye—If I dont return remember I fought for the right.”
Date original: October 12, 1864
Person: Sterling Price
Owning organization: Kansas Historical Society
Document Type: letter
Publication Statement: Misc.: Worthington Coll., Item 8
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