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Thomas Webb of Boston, Massachusetts, writes J. S. Emery in Brandon, Vermont, to tell him of various places in Maine and New Hampshire that would like someone from Kansas to speak to them. Webb informs Emery that the group in New Hampshire is interested in securing recruits to go to Kansas, but that Emery's principal purpose is to raise money for the Relief Fund. He writes Emery that the sponsoring group should cover his expenses, that they should take contributions at any public meeting and that they should establish a committee for soliciting funds locally. Webb also describes an incident where Missourians seized a box they thought contained weapons, but it housed a rosewood piano. Webb also mentions that Charles Robinson was in Washington, D. C.

Creator: Webb, Thomas H. (Thomas Hopkins), 1801-1866
Date: April 4, 1856

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Item Number: 90559
Call Number: Emery Coll. #339 Bx 2 Fldr Correspondence 1855-59
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 90559

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