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Wealth of great reading on John Brown & his execution...
Item # 662544
December 5, 1859
NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 5, 1859
* John Brown's execution
* Raid on Harper's Ferry, West Virginia
A great issue concerning the John Brown/Harper's Ferry affair, with over half of page 5 taken up with related content. The top of a column has: "JOHN BROWN'S INVASION" with subheads including: "John Brown's Remains" "The Execution of Capt. Brown" with details; "The Execution on Friday Last" "Incidents Connected with the Execution" and "Arrival of Mrs. Brown" (minor chip at a bottom margin effects a few words).
Related content carries over to the back page with subheads: "Letters From John Brown" "Affairs at Charlestown" "The Martyr's Death & The Martyr's Triumph" "The Execution" and more.
Eight pages, good condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War