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Statement -- Royston Betts' account of assault on William P. Preston, 1859

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Summary:Statement of Royston Betts' account of the assault on William P. Preston, dated November 4, 1859.
Creator:Betts, Royston
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:Baltimore
Temporal subject: 1801-1900
Topical subjects: Preston, William P.
Betts, Royston
Eyewitness accounts
ArchivesUM location:Preston Family Papers
  • series 4
  • box 8
  • folder 14
  • accession 72-12
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Government, Law, Politics
Personal and Family Lives
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Women's Studies
Copyright holder:Public domain
Collection:Digital Collections
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