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Relating to Uncle Tom's Cabin... The Fugitive Slave bill...
Item # 679337
August 19, 1852
THE NATIONAL ERA, Washington, D.C., Aug. 19, 1852 Among the reports in this anti-slavery newspaper are: "Gen. Pierce and the Fugitive Slave Law". The back page has an ad for: "Little Eva, Uncle Tom's Guardian Angel. A song composed & dedicated to Mrs. Harriet Beecher Stowe, author of Uncle Tom's Cabin. Poetry by John G. Whittier..." with more.
This newspaper is forever linked to the best-selling novel of the 19th century, "Uncle Tom's Cabin", as the book was originally released as a 40 week serial in this anti-slavery newspaper beginning in June, 1851.
Four pages, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.
Category: Pre-Civil War