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This article includes information about Exoduster relief efforts in both Topeka and Lawrence. In Topeka, the Kansas Freedmen's Aid Association had appealed to other counties, asking them to form local aid societies to assist refugees in their respective areas. Lawrence citizens held a meeting in Fraser Hall to discuss the Exodus; the attendees recognized the legitimacy of the Exodus and were willing to provide aid and support for the emigrants.

Creator: Wyandotte Gazette
Date: April 25, 1879

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This provides some background information about the goals of the Kansas Freedmen's Aid Association. This works in tandem with other documents discussing local efforts to provide aid. This is also the only document concerning Lawrence.

KS:7th:3.5:Exodusters (2005)

Item Number: 210632
Call Number: Microfilm: K84
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210632

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