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Fry, William (1777-1855) National gazette & literary register. [Vol 12, no. 1639 (September 3, 1831)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03122 Author/Creator: Fry, William (1777-1855) Place Written: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Type: Newspaper Date: 3 September 1831 Pagination: 4 p. ; 50.2 x 35.8 cm.

Summary of Content: Report on page 1 titled "[From the Norfolk (Va.) Herald of Monday.] The late Insurrection in Virginia" discusses the military forces which "subdued" Nat Turner's enslaved people uprising. Suggests that the uprising was subdued quickly and applauds the responsiveness of the state government.

People: Turner, Nat

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: SlaveryRebellionAfrican American HistorySlave Rebellion

Sub Era: Slavery & Anti-slavery

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