A quick, writing prompt 'Was #JohnBrown - An American Terrorist Or True Patriot? #causesofcivilwar

John Brown - An American Terrorist Or True Patriot

A quick, writing prompt 'Was #JohnBrown - An American Terrorist Or True Patriot? #causesofcivilwar

Oct. 16, 1859. Abolitionist John Brown leads a group of 20 men in a raid on Harper's Ferry.

Oct. 16, 1859. Abolitionist John Brown leads a group of 20 men in a raid on Harper's Ferry.

ca. 1846-47, [daguerreotype portrait of John Brown, abolitionist who led the Pottawatomie Massacre, and the raid at Harpers Ferry in 1859], August Washington

ca. 1846-47, [daguerreotype portrait of John Brown, abolitionist who led the Pottawatomie Massacre, and the raid at Harpers Ferry in 1859], August Washington

Osborne Perry Anderson was one of the five African American men to accompany John Brown in the raid on the Federal Arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Virginia (now West Virginia) in October 1859. More Info by clicking on the picture.

Osborne Perry Anderson was one of the five African American men to accompany John Brown in the raid on the Federal Arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Virginia (now West Virginia) in October 1859. More Info by clicking on the picture.

John Brown (abolitionist) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

John Brown (abolitionist) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Militant abolitionist leader John Brown is hanged for his October 16th raid on Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. John Brown was a white American abolitionist who believed armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery in the United States. During the 1856 conflict in Kansas, Brown commanded forces at the Battle of …

Militant abolitionist leader John Brown is hanged for his October 16th raid on Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. John Brown was a white American abolitionist who believed armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery in the United States. During the 1856 conflict in Kansas, Brown commanded forces at the Battle of …

Advertisement of an anti-slavery meeting to be held on December 2, 1859, in Lawrence, Kansas Territory, on the day that abolitionist John Brown was executed.    Date: November 26, 1859

Advertisement of an anti-slavery meeting to be held on December 2, 1859, in Lawrence, Kansas Territory, on the day that abolitionist John Brown was executed. Date: November 26, 1859

'The Last Moments of John Brown', oil on canvas painting by Thomas Hovenden - John Brown (abolitionist) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

'The Last Moments of John Brown', oil on canvas painting by Thomas Hovenden - John Brown (abolitionist) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

On Oct. 16,1859, abolitionist John Brown led the attack on the arsenal at Harper's Ferry, West Virginia. Brown, a minister and fierce opponent of slavery, sought to obtain weapons from the arsenal to defeat the slaveocracy in the South. The raid, which some consider the opening battle of the Civil War, was unsuccessful. John Brown and his men were captured and executed.

On Oct. 16,1859, abolitionist John Brown led the attack on the arsenal at Harper's Ferry, West Virginia. Brown, a minister and fierce opponent of slavery, sought to obtain weapons from the arsenal to defeat the slaveocracy in the South. The raid, which some consider the opening battle of the Civil War, was unsuccessful. John Brown and his men were captured and executed.

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