Skip Redundent Navigation
Territorial Kansas Online 1854-1861 Explore Topics Territorial A-Z Map Lesson Plans  
Back to search results

Item Description
  Letter, Eli Thayer to Capt. [John] Brown
Author: Thayer, Eli , 1819-1899
Date: March 30, 1857

Thayer, the president of the New England Emigrant Aid Company, wrote Brown from his home in Worcester, Mass., that he (Thayer) and his associates had "not the remotest idea of relinquishing Kansas" and that he would send Brown $50. Thayer also asked when Brown planned to visit Worcester.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: John Brown Collection, #299, Box 1, Folder 21
Item Number: 102602              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Antislavery perspective; Brown, John, 1800-1859; Free state cause; Kansas question; New England Emigrant Aid Company; Thayer, Eli, 1819-1899

Transcript available

page 1
pg. 1

Full document metadata

The current URL is