“Helperism,” Carlisle (PA) American Volunteer, March 15, 1860, p.2: 3.
Carlisle American Volunteer
Joanne Williams, Dickinson College
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The Abolition party are industriously circulating the Helper Book in different parts of Chester county. We understand from reliable persons, that it is a spurious edition, issued fro the Tribune office, New York, - with the more objectionable portions of the genuine edition erased, together with the recommendation of Seward and the different Black Republican Congressmen.