Cropped, edited, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, June 27, 2008.
Depicted ContentJohn Brown appears before a Virginia court for the first time
Depicted ContentJohn Brown stands trial in Charlestown, Virginia
Depicted Content The Commonwealth of Virginia sentences John Brown to death
Oswald Garrison Villard, John Brown 1800-1859; A Biography Fifty Years After (Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin, 1911), 486.
Original woodcut appeared in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Paper in November, 1859.