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  Letter, Jonathan Finch to Mr. [William] Barnes
Author: No authors specified.
Date: April 2, 1856

Finch, writing from Coveville, New York, to William Barnes, secretary of the New York Kansas Committee, expressed his desire to settle in Kansas to take part in the "struggle for Liberty." Finch indicated that participation in the antislavery cause was his primary reason for his interest in emigrating to Kansas.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: William Barnes Collection, #269, Box 2, Folder 3
Item Number: 100459              Number of images: 2
Keywords: Antislavery perspective; Barnes, William, 1824-1913; Coveville, New York; Emigration and immigration; Finch, Jonathan; Migration, internal

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