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John Brown
Original Author: J. Johnston, engraver, after a photograph by J. Dudman
Created: 1855
Medium: Engraved frontispiece

John Brown

This engraving of John Brown, a former slave who escaped to freedom, serves as the frontispiece of his autobiography, Slave Life in Georgia: A Narrative of the Life, Sufferings, and Escape of John Brown, a Fugitive Slave, Now in England (1855). The engraved image by J. Johnston was based on a glass-plate photograph by J. Dudman.

Citation: Slave Life in Georgia: A Narrative of the Life, Sufferings, and Escape of John Brown, a Fugitive Slave, Now in England. A 1855 .B76. Special Collections, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.

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