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Governor Wise of Virginia meets with southern medical students returned from Philadelphia

Henry Alexander Wise, detail
12/22/1859
Governor Wise met with some of the young men from the Philadelphia medical schools just arrived in Richmond after leaving their studies in protest at Northern anti-slavery.  He told them that "With God's help we will drive all the disunionists together back into Canada."  (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
Fred Landon, "Canadian Negroes and the John Brown Raid," Journal of Negro History 11 (April 1921): 181.

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