In 1857 Augusta, indeed the originator of this book through her three bound journals, which I inherited, met Sara Robinson, the plucky abolitionist wife of the first elected Governor of Kansas Territory. She had written a book, while in a P.O.W. camp with her husband. It so impressed Augusta that after Eldorado was founded and she settled down there, she began planning a book about their pre Civil War adventures traveling to the Kansas Territory. Arriving there in the summer of 1856 at the height of the abolitionist ...

Augusta's Journal: A Biography 2008, Authorhouse, Bloomington IN

ISBN-13: 9781434381750


Augusta's Journal: A Biography 2008, Authorhouse

ISBN-13: 9781434380692

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