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Lewis Sheridan Leary, photograph, 1859

Scanned by: 
Kansas Historical Society
Cropped, sized, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, June 17, 2008.
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Courtesy of: 
Kansas Historical Society
Original caption: 
Lewis Sherrard Leary A tintype of Lewis Sherrard Leary, one of John Brown's men, who was a former slave in North Carolina. Leary died at Harper's Ferry when he tried to escape down the Shenandoah Valley.
Source citation: 
Kansas Historical Society. Kansas Memory.
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Original uncropped larger image at

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