RISLEY, Elijah, 1787-1870

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Cornell University Library
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Ithaca, NY
Papers: 1850, 1 item.
A letter from Orris Crosby to Elijah Risley written on February 11, 1850. In the letter, Orris Crosby writes concerning a claim he has against the federal government for injuries received in military action. He also comments on the extension of slavery into the territories.