Back to top

John Brown speaks at the Concord Town Hall

John Brown, circa 1855, detail
04/01/1859
Several months before the Harpers Ferry attack, John Brown gave a public speech in the Concord Town Hall as part of his campaign to raise financial support for his antislavery work.
Source Citation: 
David S. Reynolds, John Brown, Abolitionist: The Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil Rights, rev. ed. (New York: Vintage Books, 2005), 290.

Tabs

How to Cite This Page: " John Brown speaks at the Concord Town Hall," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, http://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/node/14408.