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    [John Brown]. Newspaper: Carrollton Democrat. Four pages, 18.5" x 24.25", Carrollton, Missouri, January 21, 1861. This issue contains articles on John Brown, whom the paper calls the "arch-villain," less than two months after his hanging, "Abolitionist and Negro Excitement" in Tennessee, and claims of "Black Republicans Selling Negro Children." Filled with period ads, including insurance for "slave property."

    Condition: Folds are weak and beginning to separate in places with areas of minor paper loss. Spots of staining and soiling. Chipping of the upper edge.


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