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Title: Weekly Anglo-African - December 10, 1859

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Weekly Anglo-African (1859 - 1862)

The writer describes the unsettled state of the country after the incident at Harper's Ferry and the execution of John Brown. He praises John Brown's life and heroic death.

Description of file(s): two scanned, two columned, newspaper pages

Subjects: Abolitionists--United States; African American abolitionists; Antislavery movements--United States; Slavery; United States--History--19th century

Keywords: abolitionists; Charleston; Church; Harper's Ferry; insurgents; martyr; military; New York; North; South; Tribune; Virginia

People: Beecher, Henry Ward; Brown, John; Hovey, Mr.; Parker, Judge; Scott, Dred; Stockton, Capt.; Washington, George; Wise, Governor

Publication type: editorials; Newspapers

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