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John Brown's raid on Harper's Ferry was an effort by armed abolitionist John Brown to initiate an armed slave revolt in 1859 by taking over a United States ...

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On October 16, 1859, John Brown led a small army of 18 men into the small town of Harper's Ferry, Virginia. His plan was to instigate a major slave rebellion in ...

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On this day in History, John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry on Oct 16, 1859. Learn more about what happened today on History.

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John Brown's Raid, 1859. Printer Friendly Version >>>. Just after sundown on the evening of Sunday October 16, 1859 John Brown led a group of 21 men (16 ...

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Find out more about the history of John Brown's Harpers Ferry, including videos, ... Brown was captured during the raid and later convicted of treason and ...

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John Brown was active in the abolition movement for decades before the Civil War, and had earned a notorious reputation for his antislavery activities in Kansas ...

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National Park Service. U.S. Department of the Interior. Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. John Brown's. Raid. “Slavery is a state of war.” - John Brown.

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Map of John Brown's Raid on Harpers Ferry [pdf] 4.26 MB. CALL Z. ARMS. Help Save Harpers Ferry. Join us now to save 243 acres at four battlefields in Virginia  ...

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John Brown's Raid "The crimes of this guilty land will never be purged away but with blood." - John Brown, 2 December 1859. Resistance to the State | Gabriel's ...

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John Brown was a man of action -- a man who would not be deterred from his mission of abolishing slavery. On October 16, 1859, he led 21 men on a raid of the ...