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  Letter, Thomas H. Webb to M. [Martin] F. Conway
Author: Webb, Thomas H. (Hopkins), 1801-1866
Date: April 30, 1858

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 Conway with a detailed description of the property owned by the company in Lawrence, Kansas Territory. Webb was quite critical of Charles Branscomb's, the company's previous general agent, administration of company property in the town.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: New England Emigrant Aid Company Collection, #624, Box 2, Folder 2
Item Number: 101365 Number of images: 12
Keywords: Branscomb, Charles H.; Brown, George W. (George Washington), 1820-1915; Conway, Martin Franklin; Douglas County, Kansas Territory; Emigrant aid companies; Lawrence, Kansas Territory; New England Emigrant Aid Company; Real estate; Town development; Webb, Thomas H. (Thomas Hopkins), 1801-1866

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