• Virginia’s Reactions To John Brown’s Raid On Harper’s Ferry, October 16-18, 1859

    by Linda McIntosh, • 1972

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  • Invasion of Harper’s Ferry– dangers and duties of the South

    by Clement Claiborne Clay, William McKendree Gwin, • 1859

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  • Rise and progress of the bloody outbreak at Harper’s Ferry

    by New York Democratic vigilant association, • 1859

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  • The preludes of Harper’s Ferry

    by Wendell Phillips Garrison, • 1891

    A book consisting of two papers penned by Wendell Phillips Garrison.

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  • Echoes Of Harper’s Ferry

    by James Redpath, • 1860

    This is a compilation of abolitionist writings put together by the James Redpath. The writings are full of anti-slavery writings, poems, letters, ect. and are commemorative […]

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  • John Brown Speaks: Letters and Statements from Charlestown

    by Louis DeCaro, Jr., • 2015

    This collection of writings by John Brown in the fateful days after his raid on Harper’s Ferry showcase the depth of conviction of Brown’s character. Paired […]

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  • Freedom’s Dawn: The Last Days of John Brown in Virginia

    by Louis DeCaro, Jr., • 2015

    John Brown’s failed raid on the federal armory in Harper’s Ferry Virginia served as a vital precursor to the Civil War, but its importance to the […]

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  • The Old Man: John Brown at Harper’s Ferry

    by Truman Nelson, • 2009

    “Truman Nelson’s biography of John Brown is a refreshing and eloquent corrective to the common misconceptions about the character and actions of this extraordinary American hero.”—Howard […]

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  • John Brown

    by W. E. B. Du Bois, • 2014

    A moving cultural biography of abolitionist martyr John Brown, by one of the most important African-American intellectuals of the twentieth century. In the history of slavery […]

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  • The Life, trial, and execution of Captain John Brown, known as “Old Brown of Ossawatomie,” with a full account of the attempted insurrection at Harper’s Ferry

    by Robert M. Dewitt, • 1859

    The life, trial and execution of Captain John Brown: Capt. John Brown ; His personal appearance ; John Brown’s business engagements ; John Brown as a […]

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