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1857 Feb. 27

Webb, Otis, 1813-1899

Letter from Otis Webb to Joseph Lyman

New Bedford (Mass.) - Wishes to be informed of progress of ferry, and that the Missouri river is open. Part of the Kansas Land Trust correspondence.

Lyman Family Papers

1857 Feb. 12

Webb, Otis, 1813-1899

Letter from Otis Webb to Joseph Lyman

New Bedford (Mass.) - Webb discusses shares purchased by Baker, Robinson, and himself as well as the steam boat and ferry business. Part of the Kansas Land Trust correspondence.

Lyman Family Papers

1856 Nov. 3

Baker, Edward L. (Edward Livingston), 1814-1878

Letter from Edward L. Baker to Joseph Lyman

New Bedford (Mass.) - W. W. Crapo, H. H. Crapo, and Governor Robinson are able to come and attend to Lyman's business. Twenty years ago Baker and others invested money in western lands and they have not been able to make a profit off of the lands. Provides Lyman with a list of names. Part of the Kansas Land Trust correspondence.

Lyman Family Papers

1856 Oct. 31

Baker, Edward L. (Edward Livingston), 1814-1878

Letter from Edward L. Baker to Joseph Lyman

New Bedford (Mass.) - Has been informed that W. W. Crapo and his father Henry H. Crapo will be unable to attend the sale. Part of the Kansas Land Trust correspondence.

Lyman Family Papers

1857 Feb. 10

Webb, Otis, 1813-1899

Letter from Otis Webb to Joseph Lyman

New Bedford (Mass.) - Webb sends a draft for one thousand dollars. Part of the Kansas Land Trust correspondence.

Lyman Family Papers

1857 Mar. 13

Baker, Edward L., 1814-1878

Letter from Edward L. Baker to Joseph Lyman

New Bedford (Mass.) - Discusses drafts written and duplicated receipts. Part of the Kansas Land Trust correspondence.

Lyman Family Papers

1856 Nov. 1

Elroy, J. D.

Letter from J. D. Elroy to Joseph Lyman

New Bedford (Mass.) - Has received the latest letter and is conferring with E. L. Baker. Mr. Crapo is the most experienced in their community at buying land and he has a son named William W. Crapo. Part of the Kansas Land Trust correspondence.

Lyman Family Papers

1857 May 27

Parker, Edward L.

Letter from Edward L. Parker and Samuel P. Burt to Joseph Lyman

New Bedford (Mass.) - Acknowledges enclosure of bank draft and receipt. Part of the Kansas Land Trust correspondence.

Lyman Family Papers

1856 Oct. 30

Baker, Edward L. (Edward Livingston), 1814-1878

Letter from Edward L. Baker to Joseph Lyman

New Bedford (Mass.) - H. H. Crapo should arrive the 14th, he doesn't want to be away from Michigan more than a week. Urges Lyman to get an agent. Part of the Kansas Land Trust correspondence.

Lyman Family Papers

1857 Mar. 11

Baker, Edward L. (Edward Livingstone), 1814-1878

Letter from Edward L. Baker to Joseph Lyman

New Bedford (Mass.) - Discussion of Otis Webb (Captain) and Governor Robinson regarding ferries and gold. Part of the Kansas Land Trust correspondence.

Lyman Family Papers