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  Letter, Thomas H. Webb to Wm. Barnes
Author: Webb, Thomas H. (Hopkins), 1801-1866
Date: June 18, 1856

Thomas Webb, secretary of the New England Emigrant Aid Company, wrote from Boston to inform Barnes, secretary of the New York State Kansas Committee, that the New England company would send a delegation to a Kansas aid convention to be held in Cleveland. Webb also commented on the strong reaction of Boston residents to recent events in Kansas.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: William Barnes Collection, #269, Box 2, Folder 6
Item Number: 100480              Number of images: 3
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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