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Thomas H. Webb to William Barnes

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Creator: Webb, Thomas H. (Thomas Hopkins), 1801-1866

Date: September 9, 1856

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: New England Emigrant Aid Company, Manuscript Coll. No. 624, Box 1, Folder 8

Unit ID: 1817

Abstract: Thomas H. Webb, secretary of the New England Emigrant Aid Society, wrote from Boston, Massachusetts to William Barnes of Albany, New York. Webb lamented about the difficulties experienced by free state supporters in Kansas and described efforts to convince the Massachusetts state government to provide aid to the free state settlers. He urged Barnes to launch a similar effort in New York.

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Title (Main title): Thomas H. Webb to William Barnes


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