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Following John Brown: 1800-1859


John Brown was born in Torrington, Connecticut, in 1800. He would spend the next fifty-nine years moving about the country, settling in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, and New York, and traveling to many other locations.

This map lets you follow the abolitionist as he criss-crosses the country. You can access information chronologically or by location.


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