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The John Brown trial concerning Harper's Ferry...
Item # 643145
October 29, 1859
NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 29, 1859
* John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid
* Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia
Page 3 has great coverage on the Harper's Ferry situation with column heads: "The Harper's Ferry Outbreak" "Trial of John Brown, Charged with Conspiracy, Treason & Murder" "Conclusion of the Testimony for the Prosecution" "The Evidence for the Prisoner" 'Speeches of Old Brown" "He Complains of Unfairness & Asks Time to Send for His Witnesses" and more. Elsewhere is: "Southern Views of the Late Abolition Affair at Harper's Ferry--What Shall We Do?".
Twelve pages, a little irregular at the blank spine, generally nice.
Category: Pre-Civil War