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Letter, 1917 April 1, San Antonio, to Edmund Seymour, New York City

Identifier: C MSS -M414

Scope and Contents

Describes his part in the handcuffing of Billy the Kid at Mesilla, N.M. in March "1882" [i.e. 1881]. Later Jones helped prevent robbery of a stagecoach between Las Cruces and Rincon, N.M.


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Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

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Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

"Buffalo" Jones, Kansas pioneer, adventurer, and buffalo hunter, writing to Wall Street banker of Edmund Seymour & Company.


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

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