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Logan U. Reavis unpublished lecture

 Collection — Box: 70
Identifier: MS-SC1245
Scope and Contents Unpublished manuscript of a lecture, "Answer to Ingersoll", given at Pickwick Hall in St. Louis, Mo. Discusses some of Robert Green Ingersoll's comments, gives a historical perspective of religion and it's benefits to society along with some of the good done in the name of religion. Discusses the Christian Bible as a guide and teacher, citing the "golden rule" as well as other verses that benefit society. Answers Ingersoll's references to the work of Thomas Paine, Alexander von Humboldt and...
Dates: Created: November 20, 1887

Saline County Circuit Court papers

 Collection — Box: 75
Identifier: MS-SC1321
Scope and Contents Papers regarding court case brought against Ebon C. Ingersoll by Green B. Raum, the drainage commissioner of Saline County who accused Ingersoll of not paying for the land. Includes indenture, notice of foreclosure, summons for Ebon and Robert, and a statement by Robert Ingersoll. Sheriff John Boyer signed that he had served the summons. Ingersoll lost the land.
Dates: Created: 1856 - 1861

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