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Collection Reference Number GLC08771
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1859 
Title New York Times Vol. IX, no. 2541
Date 11 November 1859
Author Raymond, Henry Jarvis (1820-1869)  
Document Type Newspapers and Magazines
Content Description News regarding John Brown's raid. Reports on conviction of Brown's fellow raiders, Gerrit Smith going insane, Brown's time in Kansas, his charitable deeds. Also an article urging reconciliation between North and South, and urging Brown be pardoned in an attempt to quell sectionalism. Despite urging a pardon, the paper strongly opposes Brown and his actions.
Subjects John Brown  Abolition  African American History  Slavery  Guerrilla Warfare  Mental Health  Charity and Philanthropy  Prisoner  Pardon  
People Raymond, Henry Jarvis (1820-1869)  Brown, John (1800-1859)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Slavery & Abolition; African Americans; Health & Medicine
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859