Massachusetts Emigrant Aid Society founded

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Historical Context Note

Eli Thayer founds the Massachusetts Emigrant Aid Society to encourage opponents of slavery to move to Kansas.
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Editors. "Massachusetts Emigrant Aid Society founded". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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