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  Minutes, Founding of the Susequanna Western Emigrant Company
Author: No authors specified.
Date: December 7, 1854

This document outlines items which were discussed during a meeting called to form an "emigration company", which would come to be known as the Susquehanna Western Emigration Company. General John Bayless, future president of the organization, acted as chair of the meeting which took place in Kirkwood, New York. These minutes laid the foundation for the newly-formed group's Constitution.

Location of Original: KU         Call Number: RH MS 133.1
Item Number: 102103              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Bayless, John; Emigrant aid companies; Emigration and immigration; New York; Susquehanna Western Emigration Company

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