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Harper's Ferry details... A plan for the abolition of slavery...
Item # 651593
October 22, 1859
NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 22, 1859
* John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid
* Harper's Ferry, West Virginia
The top of the front page has: "The Harper's Ferry Outbreak" "More Views & Opinions of Old Brown--The Preliminary Legal Proceedings--Hot Pursuit of Bill Cook--Old Brown's History of Himself." Also included on the front page is: "Key to the Harper's Ferry Outbreak" "Abolition Propagandism at the North" "The League's Manifesto to the Non-Slaveholders of the South" and more. A subhead includes: "A Plan for the Abolition of Slavery" which outlines 11 points. See images for details.
Eight pages, in very good condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War