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  Letter, Thomas H. Webb to Wm. Barnes
Author: Webb, Thomas H. (Hopkins), 1801-1866
Date: June 14, 1856

Thomas Webb, secretary of the New England Emigrant Aid Society, wrote from Boston to encourage the New York State Kansas Committee to continue its efforts to support the free state cause in Kansas. Webb expressed his opinion that all Northerners and Westerners needed to join together to defeat proslavery supporters in Kansas.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: William Barnes Collection, #269, Box 2, Folder 6
Item Number: 100479              Number of images: 2
Keywords: Antislavery perspective; Barnes, William, 1824-1913; Boston, Massachusetts; Free state support; New England Emigrant Aid Company; New York State Kansas Committee; Webb, Thomas H. (Thomas Hopkins), 1801-1866

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