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The Martyrdom of John Brown. Exercises at the Town Hall, in Concord, on Friday, December 2nd, 1859

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Title
The Martyrdom of John Brown. Exercises at the Town Hall, in Concord, on Friday, December 2nd, 1859
Collection

Henry David Thoreau Papers, 1837-1917 bulk (1837-1860)

Series VI: Miscellaneous Items

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1859-11 - 1859-12-02 (Approximate)
Place: Concord, MA.
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Thoreau
Shelf locator: Thoreau Dispersion of Seeds and Related Matters +
Topics
Brown, John, 1800-1859
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) -- History -- John Brown's Raid, 1859
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882
Genres
Broadsides
Ephemera
Notes
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Content: Used as paper at 202, 209, 210, 211, 238; fragments of one copy 148, 153, 191.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 leaf ; 30 x 17 cm
Description
Printed handbill announcing the service commemorating John Brown's martyrdom at which Henry D. Thoreau, Ralph W. Emerson and other abolitionists delivered addresses.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15520476
MSS Unit ID: 19098
Accession number: 173770B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ea5161b0-d522-0130-e5e6-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1859: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "The Martyrdom of John Brown. Exercises at the Town Hall, in Concord, on Friday, December 2nd, 1859" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1859-11 - 1859-12-02. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/29fbb960-1745-0132-ba91-58d385a7b928

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "The Martyrdom of John Brown. Exercises at the Town Hall, in Concord, on Friday, December 2nd, 1859" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 24, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/29fbb960-1745-0132-ba91-58d385a7b928

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1859-11 - 1859-12-02). The Martyrdom of John Brown. Exercises at the Town Hall, in Concord, on Friday, December 2nd, 1859 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/29fbb960-1745-0132-ba91-58d385a7b928

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The Martyrdom of John Brown. Exercises at the Town Hall, in Concord, on Friday, December 2nd, 1859