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James N. Gloucester to John Brown

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Creator: Gloucester, James N.

Date: February 19, 1858

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: John Brown Coll. #299, Box 1, Folder 1-31

Unit ID: 225810

Summary: A letter from James N. Gloucester, Philadelphia, PA to John Brown. Gloucester, the son of a former slave, writes in support of Brown's efforts to free slaves. He feels that African American people are impulsive and they need leadership to distinguish their proper course. Gloucester invites Brown to stay at his house.

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Title (Main title): James N. Gloucester to John Brown


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