Abolitionist John Brown : 1859 – Statement on Death Sentence / Raid on Harper’s Ferry (primary source document)

 

Statement by John Brown on his Death Sentence

This attachment contain a primary source document of John Brown’s Statement on his death sentence resulting from the raid of Harper’s Ferry (1859).

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One Response to Abolitionist John Brown : 1859 – Statement on Death Sentence / Raid on Harper’s Ferry (primary source document)

  1. You can find the actual death sentence document on the Jefferson County (WV) Clerk’s website along with about 100 actual documents from the John Brown trail. I used them in my book “The Perfect Steel Trap Harpers Ferry 1859”.

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