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Much concerning the death of Elijah Lovejoy...
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November 25, 1837
NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 25, 1837
* Elijah Parish Lovejoy murder
* Alton IL Illinois mob attack
* Anti-slavery abolitionist
The back page has a lengthy letter from the Mayor of Alton, Illinois, written the day after the murder of famed abolitionist Elijah Lovejoy, with much reflection on the events.
Following his letter are 8 other reports concerning Lovejoy's death as printed in other newspapers.
Four pages, scattered foxing. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.
Category: Pre-Civil War