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end of July, and located on the site now known as Lawrence. So named after Amos A. Lawrence, Treasurer of ere were no less than 6,320 votes polled. Even at Lawrence, where there were but 369 voters in all, and not helection, nearly a thousand Missourians arrived at Lawrence, in wagons and on horseback, well armed with riflemerous. Branson and his rescuers moved off toward Lawrence, the citadel of Free-State principles, which the d Missouri border came over to execute vengeance on Lawrence and the Free-State men. This army encamped at Franklin, a pro-Slavery settlement, a few miles from Lawrence, and there remained several days, during which Thomas W. Barber, a Free-State man, returning from Lawrence to his home, seven miles off, was shot dead by some of n, who held a part of those processes, had been in Lawrence the evening before, and served two writs without anally consumed. The total loss to the citizens of Lawrence by that day's robbery and arson was estimated at $
ng of Frederick Brown. When the session was finished, he started for home, but never reached it. His body was found cold and stiff on the prairie, with a rifle-ball through his vitals. Six weeks after the Osawatomie fight, Capt. Brown was in Lawrence, stopping over Sunday on his way home from Topeka, when the startling announcement was made that 2,800 Missourians, under Atchison and Reid, were advancing upon that town. Not more than two hundred men in all could be rallied for its defense. ot committed in necessary self-defense. Brown soon learned that he must leave Kansas, or remain there denounced and condemned by those who had hitherto been his friends. He resolved to leave, and started early in January, 1859, passing through Lawrence on his northward route. He had four white companions, three of whom afterward fought under him at Harper's Ferry, and three negroes, beside women and children. He was pursued by thirty pro-Slavery men from Lecompton so sharply that he was comp
, 244; 279; his early life, 280 to 282; what Redpath says of him, 282-3; at the battle of Osawatomie, 284; his speech at Lawrence, 284-5; he releases a number of slaves, 286: battle of the spurs, 286; goes to Canada; his Constitution, 287-8; goes to Free-Soilers, the, their Convention of 1848, 191; their Platform, 192; Convention of 1852, 223. Free-State Hotel, at Lawrence, destroyed, 244. Frelinghuysen, Theo., for Vice-President, 164. Fremont, John C., nominated for President, 246; th Jones, Lieut., evacuates Harper's Ferry, 642. Jones, sheriff Samuel J., a Border Ruffian, 242; threatens to bombard Lawrence, 244. Jordan, Col., (Rebel,) boasts of having received details of our plan of battle before Bull Run, 550. Joseph,ilson, of Ohio. appointed Governor of Kansas. 240; his speech at Westport, Mo., 240; 242; calls out 5,000 men to reduce Lawrence, 243. Shaw, Henry, vote on Missouri Compromise, 80. Shawnee Mission, Kansas Border Ruffian Legislature at, 239; it