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This telegraphic dispatch was sent by Thaddeus Hyatt from New York to Reverend Thomas W. Higginson in Worcester, Massachusetts, via the Union Telegraphic Company. Hyatt, who was president of the National Kansas Committee, is eager to inform Higginson, who was an agent of the Massachusetts Kansas Aid Committee, of an important meeting that he should consider attending, if at all possible.

Creator: Hyatt, Thaddeus
Date: October 20, 1856

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KS:4th:1.4

Item Number: 90702
Call Number: Thomas W. Higginson Coll. #380 Box 1 Folder 2
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 90702

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