Charlestown, VA

Jefferson County, Virginia, 1857
CHARLESTOWN, c. h., p. v., seat of justice of Jefferson co., Va., 168 ms. N. of Richmond ; from W. 65 ms. Pop. 1,507. (Fanning's, 1853)

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Chew, R. Preston

R. Preston Chew, detail
Full name
  Roger Preston Chew

Delany, Martin Robinson

Martin Robinson Delany, detail
Full name
  Martin Robinson Delany

Starry, John D.

Full name
  John D. Starry

Wysong, Samuel Wright

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Full name
  Samuel Wright Wysong

Documents

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10/26/1859 Carlisle (PA) American, “Arrest of a Supposed ‘Harper’s Ferry Insurrectionist,’” October 26, 1859
10/27/1859 Carlisle (PA) American Volunteer, "Additional Particulars of the Insurrection," October 27, 1859
10/28/1859 Entry by Susan Bradford Eppes, October 28, 1859
11/03/1859 Carlisle (PA) American Volunteer, "Conviction of Brown!," November 3, 1859
11/03/1859 Carlisle (PA) American Volunteer, "Trial of Brown, the Insurgent," November 3, 1859
11/09/1859 Raleigh (NC) Register, “Brown’s Virginia Counsel,” November 9, 1859
11/11/1859 Eliza Margaretta Chew Mason to Lydia Maria Child, November 11, 1859
11/17/1859 Carlisle (PA) American Volunteer, "Gov. Wise to Mrs. Child," November 17, 1859
11/17/1859 Carlisle (PA) American Volunteer, "Trial of the Harper's Ferry Insurgents," November 17, 1859
11/17/1859 Savannah (GA) News, “Incendiarism in the South,” November 17, 1859
11/18/1859 Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, "A Recoil of the Gun," November 18, 1859
11/19/1859 Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, "The Virginia Panic," November 19, 1859
11/20/1859 New York Herald, “Intense Alarm and Excitement in Virginia,” November 20, 1859
11/22/1859 Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, “The Straw Stack War,” November 22, 1859
11/24/1859 Fayetteville (NC) Observer, "The Devil Not As Black As He Is Painted," November 24, 1859
11/26/1859 Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, "Well Done, Old Brown," November 26, 1859
11/30/1859 Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, "Old Brown to be Gagged," November 30, 1859
11/30/1859 Entry by Edmund Ruffin, November 30, 1859
12/02/1859 Entry by Susan Bradford Eppes, December 2, 1859
12/02/1859 Entry by Thomas Jonathan Jackson, December 2, 1859
12/02/1859 John Thomas Lewis Preston to Margaret Junkin Preston, December 2, 1859
12/06/1859 Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, "How a Brave Man Dies," December 6, 1859
12/08/1859 Hartford (CT) Courant, "Arrest of a Militia Officer," December 8, 1859
12/29/1859 San Francisco (CA) Evening Bulletin, “The New Crusade against the Union,” December 29, 1859
01/04/1860 New York Times, “The Trial of Stevens,” January 4, 1860
01/12/1860 Charlestown (VA) Free Press, “The Re-Internment of Coppic [Coppoc],” January 12, 1860
02/10/1860 Boston (MA) Liberator, “Trial of Stevens at Charlestown,” February 10, 1860
03/17/1860 New York Times, “The Last of the Harper’s Ferry Slaughter,” March 17, 1860
03/22/1860 Carlisle (PA) American Volunteer, “Execution of Hazlett and Stephens,” March 22, 1860
04/05/1860 Charlestown (VA) Free Press, “Fugitive Slave,” April 5, 1860
07/12/1860 Charlestown (VA) Free Press, “In A Quandary,” July 12, 1860

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