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Brown, John 1800-1859

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Works: 1,414 works in 2,904 publications in 6 languages and 118,578 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Trials, litigation, etc  Records and correspondence  Portraits  Controversial literature  Archives  Encyclopedias 
Subject Headings: Abolitionists 
Roles: Author, Composer, Other, Signer
Classifications: E451, B
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The life and letters of John Brown : liberator of Kansas and martyr of Virginia by F. B Sanborn( Book )
7 editions published between 1885 and 1969 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
This 1885 biography of radical abolitionist John Brown was written by F.B. Sanborn, a journalist and social reformer. Sanborn had been a friend and ally of Brown's and served as a member of the Secret Six, or Committee of Six, that provided funds for Brown's attack on the federal arsenal at Harper's Ferry. Sanborn praises Brown for his role in the bloody Kansas skirmishes and calls him a "martyr" for his execution after the Harper's Ferry raid
Provisional constitution and ordinances for the people of the United States by John Brown( Book )
5 editions published between 1858 and 1969 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Testimonies of Capt. John Brown, at Harper's Ferry, with his address to the court by John Brown( Book )
9 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
The Life, trial and conviction of Captain John Brown, known as "Old Brown of Ossawatomie," : with a full account of the attempted insurrection at Harper's Ferry. by John Brown( Book )
7 editions published between 1859 and 1860 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
John Brown was tried in the Circuit Court of Jefferson County for treason, for conpiring with slaves to produce insurrection, and for murder
Correspondence between Lydia Maria Child and Gov. Wise and Mrs. Mason, of Virginia by Lydia Maria Child( Book )
3 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Abolitionist statements in the form of letters addressed to Governor Wise of Virginia on the occasion of John Brown's raid and arrest. Child criticizes Virginia's laws on race, and draws a rebuke from Wise. Included is a letter from John Brown to Child asking for financial help for his family, and an exchange of (hostile) letters between Child and a Virginia woman over the issues of Brown and slavery
The Life, trial, and execution of Captain John Brown, known as "Old Brown of Ossawatomie." by John Brown( file )
8 editions published between 1859 and 2007 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
John Brown was tried in the Circuit Court of Jefferson County, then in Virginia, Oct. 25-Nov. 2, 1859, for treason, for conspiring with slaves to produce insurrection, and for murder
Words of John Brown by John Brown( Book )
4 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
The martyrdom of John Brown : the proceedings of a public meeting held in London, on the 2nd December, 1863, to commemorate the fourth anniversary of John Brown's death by England) Emancipation Society (London( Book )
3 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
The public life of Capt. John Brown by James Redpath( Book )
2 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Biography of John Brown, who led the raid on Harper's Ferry, Virginia
John Brown by W. E. B Du Bois( Book )
5 editions published between 1962 and 1974 in Undetermined and English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
This new edition of Du Bois's John Brown includes the text of the original 1909 edition and is accompanied by a major introduction that underscores Du Bois's intellectual and emotional debt to the martyred abolitionist. John David Smith's introduction asks new questions about Brown's influence on Du Bois's emerging thoughts on race and society. Smith also provides contextualizing documents, including letters from Brown to his family and Frederick Douglass's account of his last meeting with Brown
Inventory and calendar of the John Brown, Jr., papers, 1830-1932 by Ohio Historical Society( Book )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Vault guide to the top banking employers : 2009 asia pacific edition by John Brown( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Court of Appeals of Virginia. Richmond. Commonwealth v. Brown by John Brown( Book )
2 editions published in 1859 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The Natick resolution ; or, Resistance to slaveholders the right and duty of southern slaves and northern freemen by Henry Clarke Wright( Book )
2 editions published in 1859 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Captain John Brown of Harper's Ferry by E. W( Book )
3 editions published in 1861 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Memoirs of a reformer, 1832-1892 by Alexander Milton Ross( file )
1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
The roving editor, or, Talks with slaves in the southern states by James Redpath( file )
1 edition published in 1859 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
While a reporter at Horace Greeley's New York Tribune in the 1850s, James Redpath developed a strong curiosity about slavery and decided that he would travel south "to see slavery with my own eyes." Redpath interviewed slaves, recorded their opinions, and recounted them in the form of letters which he then published in antislavery newspapers under the pseudonym "John Ball, Jr." Redpath later collected these letters into book form, publishing them in 1859 as The Roving Editor
 
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Alternative Names
Braun, Dzhon 1800-1859
Braun Jon
Brown, John 1800-1859
Con Braun
Djon Brawn
Džon Braun
Džons Brauns
Fighting Brown 1800-1859
Ioannes Brown
John Brown abolicionista americano
John Brown abolitioniste américain
John Brown Amerikaanse militante strijder tegen de slavernij
John Brown amerikai abolicionista politikus
John Brown amerykański działacz abolicjonistyczny
John Brown attivista statunitense
John Brown US-amerikanischer Abolitionist
Old Brown 1800-1859
Ossawatomie Brown 1800-1859
Джон Браун американский аболиционист
Џон Браун
ג'ון בראון
جان براون
جون براون
دجون براۋن
จอห์น บราวน์
존 브라운
ジョン・ブラウン
约翰·布朗
Languages
English (451)
German (7)
Chinese (4)
Russian (2)
Portuguese (1)
Polish (1)
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