How Did Northern White Women Participate in the Bleeding Kansas Conflict of the 1850s?

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Abstract

Introduction

Document 1: Julia Louisa Lovejoy, Letter to Editor, 22 May 1855

Document 2: Ellen Goodnow to Harriet Goodnow, 21 July 1855

Document 3: Julia Louisa Lovejoy, Letter to Editor, 1 August 1855

Document 4: Hannah Anderson Ropes, "The Missouri Invasion," Six Months in Kansas, 4 November - 5 December 1855

Document 5: Hannah Ropes to Senator Charles Sumner, 22 January 1856

Document 6: Lydia S. Hall to Senator Charles Sumner, 27 January 1856

Document 7: Excerpt from Isaac Goodnow to Unknown, January/February 1856

Document 8: "Testimony of a Woman," National Antislavery Standard, 21 June 1856

Document 9: "God Bless the Women!" National Antislavery Standard, 28 June 1856

' Document 10: Sara T.L. Robinson, "The Attack upon Lawrence," 1856

Document 11A: Marian Brown Hand and T.W. Hand to Florella and Samuel Adair, 7 July 1856

Document 11B: Engraving, "Free State Prisoners," including John Brown, Jr., Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 4 October 1856

Document 12: Clarina Irene Howard Nichols to Samuel Woodward, 8 July 1856

Document 13A: Julia Louisa Lovejoy, Diary, 8 July 1856

Document 13B: Julia Louisa Lovejoy, Diary, 20 August 1856

Document 14: "Petition of Ladies" to John W. Geary, 1856

Document 15: James Leibey and Nancy A. Graham Leibey to Mr. Samuel Leibey, 8 September 1856

Document 16: Elisabeth Shove to Thaddeus Hyatt, 16 October 1856

Document 17: "Ladies of Orange, New Jersey" to Thaddeus Hyatt, 20 October 1856

Document 18: Lydia Maria Child, "The Kansas Emigrants," 1856

Document 19: Harriet S. Crandall to Thaddeus Hyatt, 17 December 1856

Document 20: Secretary's Book, Moneka Woman's Rights Association, 1858-1860

Document 21: "Schedule of Goods to be appropriated in accordance with the instructions of the New York Ladies Kansas Relief Society," 1860

Document 22: W.J. Potter to Thomas H. Webb, 12 February 1861

Document 23: Lydia Maria Child to James Montgomery, 26 December 1861

Document 24: Jane B. Archibald to Samuel N. Wood, 17 February 1867

Document 25: Clarina H. Nichols to the Vermont Phoenix, 24 February 1867

Document 26: Clarina H. Nichols to the Wyandotte Commercial Gazette, 28 May 1867

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