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Nat Turner preaches religion


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Nat Turner preaches religion

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This drawing shows Nat Turner preaching in the forest. In his "Confession," Turner said, "Knowing the influence I had obtained over the minds of my fellow-servants...by the communion of the Spirit, whose revelations I often communicated to them... I now began to prepare them for my purpose."


Image Credit: The Granger Collection, New York




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Nat Turner's Rebellion
"The Confessions of Nat Turner"
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