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A pen sketch of Aaron Dwight Stevens, 1831-1860, published in Richard Hinton's book, "John Brown and His Men." Stevens, reported to be one of abolitionist John Brown's bravest men, used the alias Captain Charles Whipple while following Brown. Stevens was convicted of treason and conspiring with slaves for his part in Brown's October 16, 1859 raid on Harpers Ferry, Virginia, and was hung at Charles Town, Virginia on March 16, 1860.

Creator: Hinton, Richard J. (Richard Josiah), 1830-1901
Date: 1856

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Item Number: 208812
Call Number: B Brown, John *176b
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 208812

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