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James Redpath, The Public Life of Captain John Brown 1,857 43 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I. 250 2 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 242 6 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 16. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 138 2 Browse Search
Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 3 129 1 Browse Search
Wendell Phillips, Theodore C. Pease, Speeches, Lectures and Letters of Wendell Phillips: Volume 1 126 0 Browse Search
Mary Thacher Higginson, Thomas Wentworth Higginson: the story of his life 116 2 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 13. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 116 6 Browse Search
Maj. Jed. Hotchkiss, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 3, Virginia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 114 0 Browse Search
Lydia Maria Child, Letters of Lydia Maria Child (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier, Wendell Phillips, Harriet Winslow Sewall) 89 3 Browse Search
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as the election of four Bishops, afterwards consecrated in this city and all natives of the South. It was during this suspicious session, when the horizon seemed bright and calm with benign and patriotic influences, that the bloody raid of John Brown in Virginia fell upon us like a thunderbolt from a clear sky. No one in Virginia was more startled, amazed, and outraged, by that infernal deed than this Convention, whose members had been received here with such fraternal warmth and who had themselves been educated in a Church which was always the peculiar object of Puritan animosity, from the time that Puritanism was born. Yet, that John Brown raid, which filled that Convention with such horror and indignation, was only the first gun of this accursed war — a war which, in its progress, has merged all sects and all churches in one black crusade, until at last, three years from the time the General Convention assembled in Richmond, we find the Catholics and Episcopalians marching sid