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Narrative of riots at Alton

Narrative of riots at Alton

in connection with the death of Rev. Elijah P. Lovejoy

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Published by G. Holton in Alton [Ill.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lovejoy, Elijah P. -- 1802-1837,
  • Riots -- Illinois -- Alton.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources,inc., 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 11173)

    StatementBy Rev. Edward Beecher.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 11173.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination159 p.
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17545255M

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The Riots at Alton Contemporary engraving of the attack (detail) The killing of Rev. Elijah P. Lovejoy on November 7,while defending his printing press from an anti-abolitionist mob in Alton, Illinois, was an early flash point in the conflict over slavery.

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Narrative of riots at Alton: in connection with the death of Rev. Elijah P. Lovejoy by Beecher, Edward, Topics Lovejoy, Elijah P. (Elijah Parish),Riots -- Illinois Alton, Alton (Ill.) -- Riot, Publisher Alton, [Ill.]: G.

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Narrative of Riots at Alton. in Connection with the Death of Rev. Elijah P. Lovejoy. Alton: George Holton, Generally a very fair copy of this fragile book. Lovejoy, the editor of an anti-slavery newspaper in Alton, Illinois, was attacked and murdered by a pro-slavery mob in Seller Rating: % positive.

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Elijah Parish Lovejoy (November 9, – November 7, ) was an American Presbyterian minister, journalist, newspaper editor, and was shot and killed by a pro-slavery mob in Alton, Illinois, during their attack on the warehouse of Benjamin Godfrey and W.

Gillman to destroy Lovejoy's press and abolitionist ing to John Quincy Adams, the murder "[gave] a Born: November 9,Albion, Maine. Inside, I found a copy of Edward Beecher’s book Narrative of Riots at Alton. Obviously, Someone was trying to tell me that Elijah P.

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