Definitions for "John Brown"
abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1858)
John Brown (May 9, 1800 – December 2, 1859) was the first white American abolitionist to advocate and to practice insurrection as a means to the abolition of slavery. He has been called "the most controversial of all nineteenth-century Americans."Frederick J. Blue in American Historical Review (April 2006) v. 111 p 481-2.
This article refers to the servant of Queen Victoria. For others named John Brown, see John Brown (Disambiguation).
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