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Collection Reference Number GLC00267.090
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1838 
Title An address, delivered December 22, 1837, in the village of Lockport, N.Y. commemorative of the martyrdom of Rev. E. P. Lovejoy, who was killed by the mob...
Date 1838
Author Keep, John (fl. 1837)  
Document Type Pamphlet
Content Description [Title continues] "... in the city of Alton, Ill., on the night of November 7, 1837." Elijah P. Lovejoy was a Presbyterian minister, editor of a religious newspaper who was killed by a pro-slavery mob. Keep was the pastor of the Presbyterian Church. Printed by George Reese, Lockport, New York.
Subjects Religion  Mobs and Riots  Slavery  African American History  Abolition  Reform Movement  Death  
People Keep, John (fl. 1837)  Lovejoy, Elijah P. (Elijah Parish) (1802-1837)  
Place written Lockport, New York
Theme Slavery & Abolition; African Americans; Religion
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859