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  Letter, Harriet S. Crandall to Mr. [Thaddeus] Hyatt
Author: Crandall, Harriet S.
Date: December 17, 1856

This letter, written by Harriet S. Crandall from Alfred Centre, New York, gives an idea of Clarina Nichols' involvement in the free state cause, specifically her lectures to the public. After hearing one of these lectures, six ladies from this town were appointed to oversee the collection of relief funds for free state settlers in Kansas. They had already collected clothing, bedding, and money for the cause.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: Thaddeus Hyatt Collection, #401, Box 1, Folder 5
Item Number: 101456 Number of images: 2
Keywords: Clothing and dress; Crandall, Harriet S.; House furnishings; Hyatt, Thaddeus; Lectures; Money; Nichols, Clarina Irene Howard, 1810-1885; Relief funds

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