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  Reception of [John] Brown & party at Grinnell, Iowa
Author: Brown, John , 1800-1859
Date: February 26, 1859

John Brown wrote these notes on the generous "Reception of Brown & Party at Grinnell, Iowa," where they were "kept for two days free of cost," re-supplied, and provided with significant cash for their journey north. Brown also mentioned friends at Tabor and "our reception among the Quaker Friends" at Sprindale, Iowa, on February 26.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: John Brown Collection, #299, Box 2, Folder 1
Item Number: 102722 Number of images: 1
Keywords: Antislavery perspective; Brown, John, 1800-1859; Chicago, Illinois; Free state supporters; Grinnell, Iowa; Quakers (see Society of Friends); Tabor, Iowa

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