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  Letter, S. G. Howe to My Dear Sir [Thomas W. Higginson]
Author: Howe, Samuel G.
Date: December 18, 1856

Samuel G. Howe, a member of the National Kansas Committee, wrote this letter to Thomas Higginson, a supporter of John Brown and agent for the Massachusetts State Kansas Committee. The letter concerned a woman whom Higginson had called a "gentlemen" unknowingly. She had supplied the money for some pistols and had also contributed a great deal of money to the Kansas cause.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: Thomas W. Higginson Collection, #380, Box 1, Folder 4
Item Number: 101902 Number of images: 1
Keywords: Emigrant aid companies - Free state; Firearms; Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911; Howe, S. G. (Samuel Gridley), 1801-1876; Massachusetts State Kansas Committee

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