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Anthony Burns dies in Canada

Anthony Burns, detail
Anthony Burns succumbs to tuberculosis in the Ontario town of St. Catherines.  He has lived there since 1860, serving as a minister at the local black Baptist Church.  (By Blake Dickinson)
Source Citation: 
Albert J. Von Frank, The Trial of Anthony Burns: Freedom and Slavery in Emerson's Boston (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1998), 304-305.


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