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Item Number: 102759
Title: Painting, Directing John Brown to the Free State Camp
Description: Painting of John Brown being led to a Free State camp by Samuel Reader. John Brown disguised himself as a surveyor to monitor the activites of proslavery forces in the Kansas Territory. Here, the artist depicts himself leading Brown to a camp on Pony Creek in Brown County on August 3, 1856.
Dates: August 3, 1856
Number of Images: 1
Call Number: 1983.5338, OA/Picture, Documentary
Location of Original: KSHS/Kansas Museum of History
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