NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID
RG5319.AM: Harrison J. Brown
Omaha, Douglas County, Neb.: Newspaper publisher
Size: 1 item
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE
This collection consists of a letter dated February 10, 1858 from Harrison J. Brown to Charles Coe regarding the anti-slavery cause in the Nebraska Territory, specifically Brown's determination to "back...down" the Democrat newspapers in the area. Brown established the Omaha Republican newspaper on May 5, 1858. Brown requests lists of subscribers from Coe.
Brown, Harrison J.
Newspapers -- Nebraska -- Omaha
Slavery -- Anti-slavery movements
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