4 edition of A correct history of the John Brown invasion at Harpers Ferry, West Va., Oct. 17, 1859 found in the catalog.
Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources, 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 12907)
|Statement||Mail Publishing Company|
|Publishers||Mail Publishing Company|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 94 p. :|
|Number of Pages||99|
|2||Library of American civilization -- LAC 12907.|
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According to several reports, Governor Wise was outraged at the poor performance of the local militia.
" The Charleston Mercury called it a "broad and pathetic farce". They still held in the engine-house ten citizens and five slaves. After the jury returned its guilty verdict, an appeal was quickly disposed of, and the governor of Virginia refused to grant clemency. The wounded Brown was tried by the state of Virginia for treason and murder, and he was found guilty on November 2.- seized against Earl Morcar and Edwinand effects by John Brown16- 17 Oct. [ ] The raid on Harpers Ferry was a complicated affair.
" 'Cry Aloud and Spare Not': Northern Antislavery Women and John Brown's Raid".
Page: 259 View: 198 Harpers FerryVirginia West Virginia since that state was formed in 1863. PDF from the original on June 26, 2021. James Coale 1805-1882 was a prominent attorney from Frederick County, MD who had been a Brigadier General in the Oct. 17 Brigade, Maryland Militia before the war. In one of the best-known events in American history, the legendary John Brown led a band of nineteen black and white abolitionists into western Virginia in.John Brown Today podcast — via• BookSleuth Can't remember the title or the author of a book?
Moore of the 31st regiment informs me, in his report, that out of one hundred and thirty-five men on duty, he had not thirty pieces that would fire with any effect.
Smith Eichelberger, publisher of the. He found a ladder nearby, and he and about twelve Marines used it as a battering ram to break down the sturdy doors. For some, he was simply insane and should not be hanged.
I claim to be here in carrying out a measure I believe perfectly justifiable, and not to act the part of an incendiary or ruffian, but to aid those suffering great wrong.