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John Brown letter

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Title:John Brown letter
Date range:1859
Creator:Brown, John, 1800-1859
Extent:0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:This collection consists of a facsimile letter of John Brown (1800-1859) to his cousin, Reverend Luther Humphrey in Charlestown, Virginia, in which he reflects upon his imprisonment and upcoming death sentence as a result of his raid on Harper’s Ferry.
Language of materials:English
Repository:Redwood Library and Athenaeum
Collection number:RLC.Ms.550