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News on the John Brown invasion... Capture of a slave ship...



Item # 674859

November 15, 1859

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 15, 1859  The ftpg. has an article: "Arrival Of A Captured Slaver" concerns the barque Emily, captured on the coast of Africa: "...This is the fourth slaver taken within six months by the African squadron...".
Also on the ftpg: "The Harper's Ferry Conspiracy--Close of the Trial and Sentence of Prisoners" which is on the John Brown incident. This article takes three-quarters of a column.
Four pages, some staining at the top of the right margin, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

Item from Catalog 300 (released for November, 2020)...

Category: Pre-Civil War