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    Scarce 1859 Medal Honoring The Hanged John Brown
    Sullivan 1859-1. Memorial to the executed abolitionist fanatic who led the raid on Harper's Ferry. "Resistance to Tyranny is Obedience to God"/"Give me liberty or give me death." Gruesome scene of Brown hanging on scaffold on reverse. White metal. Lustrous, nearly Uncirculated example. 32 mm. From the Joe Brown Collection.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2004
    12th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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