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Emigration Society Constitution, Anti-Slavery Letter to President of Humane Society and Humane Society Address, 1798, 1799 and undated
James George Smith was a founder of Beta Theta Pi Fraternity at Miami College in Ohio from which he graduated in 1840. The letters were written while Smith was on a trip to Florida for reasons of health- tuberculosis. He recovered but died of cholera in 1849.
Letter written December 5, 1862 from Callatin, Tennessee where he was serving in the U.S. Army.
The Constitution of the Emigration Society was formed to assist settlers moving to land north of the Ohio River and in securing clear title to the land. Meeting held at Smith's Chapel, March 27, 1798. Manuscript.