John Brown

The story of John Brown is one that has been rewritten and reinterpreted multiple times.  Your task in class today is to find out who the real John Brown is.  Was he a Martyr or a Murderer, or somewhere in between.  Follow the steps below to find out more about Brown's life, raid on Pottawatomie, and attack at  Harper's Ferry.


John Brown's Background -


Additional Background on his childhood -


Pottawatomie Massacre -


Harper's Ferry Raid  -


Letters to John Brown -


Address of John Brown to the Virginia Court. -