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November 19, 1859

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 19, 1859 

* John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid
* Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia trial


The front page has two-thirds of a column taken up with reports concerning the Harper's Ferry raid by John Brown, headed: "Insanity of Gerrit Smith" as well as; "Treatment of the Counsel of John Brown at Charlestown, Virginia".
Page 3 has a column headed; "New Excitement at Charlestown, Va." which has additional news concerning the Harper's Ferry raid.
Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor rubbing at folds includes the beginning portion of the noted article, generally good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

Category: Pre-Civil War