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Thomas H. Webb, secretary of the New England Emigrant Aid Company, wrote from Boston, Massachusetts to Martin F. Conway, general agent for the New England Emigrant Aid Company in Kansas Territory. Webb provided instructions to Conway on several New England Emigrant Aid Company business matters including the sale of property in Atchison, Kansas Territory. Webb state that it would be desirable to hold the Atchison property until real estate values increased, but he informed Conway that the Company needed cash immediately and that the properties should be sold as soon as possible.

Creator: Webb, Thomas H. (Thomas Hopkins), 1801-1866
Date: February 19, 1859

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Item Number: 2201
Call Number: New England Emig. Aid Co. Coll. #624 Box 2 Fldr 4
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 2201

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