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George offers his thoughts on Jacob's ill-fated "Kansas expedition" and discusses the recent skirmishes he participated in near Canton, Mississippi.

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Vicksburg, MS


Clinton, Illinois; battle

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Porter, George Washington, 1838-1888 -- Correspondence; United States. Army. Corps, 17th (1862-1865); Lawrence Massacre (Kansas : 1863)

Letter from George W. Porter to Jacob G. Armstrong



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