Sources for John Brown information, documents, and images.

General Sources

Connelley, William Elsey. John Brown. Topeka: Crane & Company, 1900.

Hinton, Richard J. John Brown and His Men. New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1894; Reprint New York: The Arno Press, 1968.

"John Brown's Raid at Harper's Ferry: An Eyewitness Account By Charles White," ed. Rayburn S. Moore, The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography 67 (October, 1959):387-395.

Oates, Stephen B. To Purge this Land With Blood: A biography of John Brown. New York: Harper & Row, 1970.

Sanborn, F. B. Memoirs of John Brown. Concord, 1878.

Sanborn, F. B., ed. Life and Letters of John Brown. Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1885.

Villard, Oswald Garrison. John Brown 1800-1859: A Biography Fifty Years After. 1910, reprint, Gloucester, MA: Peter Smith, 1965.

Image Sources

From Villard, John Brown 1800-1859: A Biography Fifty Years After

Images marked with an * were originally found in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Weekly; I hope to get the originals.

From Hinton, John Brown and His Men

Color drawing of Harper's Ferry, by Richard Schlecht. Copyright on photo of the drawing is held by Eric F. Long, PO Box 187, Gaithersburg, MD 20884, 1992.

From the National Park Service guide to John Brown's Raid, 1973.

From Sanborn, John Brown:

From Moore, "Charles White":

From the National Historical Society, The Image of War 1861-1865 (Garden City: Doubleday, 1981-1983).

Volume 1, "Shadows of the Storm":

Volume 5, "The South Besieged":

From Lee A. Wallace, Jr., 5th Virginia Infantry, (Lynchburg: H. E. Howard, 1988).:

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