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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 the evening of October 16, 1859 John Brown, a staunch abolitionist, and a group ... Brown had hopes that the local slave population would join the raid and  ...

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Although poorly planned and executed, John Brown's raid helped lead the nation into Civil War and made him one of the most controversial men of his day.

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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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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's raid and subsequent trial inflamed the dispute between the country's abolitionist and pro-slavery factions hardening the lines that separated the ...

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John Brown's plan seemed fairly straightforward: he and his men would establish a base in the Blue Ridge Mountains from which they would assist runaway ...

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Jun 2, 2016 ... On the night of October 16, 1859, 21 men (including five African Americans), led by abolitionist John Brown, made their way across the covered ...