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A letter of Adrian Zwemer to the Rev. Albertus C. Van Raalte, stating that some people in Rochester met to form an association for the purpose of raising money and assisting people in the Netherlands who wish to emigrate to America. Public meetings will be held weekly on Monday evening at the Dutch Reformed Church. Article three of the association's regulations stated that when an amount of $10 was raised it would be sent to the central association in the Colony to the Rev. Cornelius Vander Meulen, Albertus C. Van Raalte and Maarten A. Ypma.
Rochester, New York
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Zwemer, Adrian; Kennedy, Simone; and ten Hoor, Henry, "A Letter of Adrian Zwemer to the Rev. Albertus C. Van Raalte Published in De Hollander" (1853). Van Raalte Papers: 1850-1859. 395.