Monday, January 5, 2015

Interesting Texas Paper Quote 1859


State Gazette. (Austin, Tex.), Vol. 11, No. 13, Ed. 1, Saturday, November 5, 1859

Let their epitaphs remain unwritten until the not distant day when no slave shall clank his chains in the shade of Monticello, or by the groves of Mount Vernon-- New York Times Oct 9th.
The above are the memorable words of the Tribune upon the infamous perpetrators of the late Harpers Ferry insurrection

Source:
Marshall, John, editor. State Gazette. (Austin, Tex.), Vol. 11, No. 13, Ed. 1, Saturday, November 5, 1859, Newspaper, November 5, 1859; (http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth81410/ : accessed January 04, 2015), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, http://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, Austin, Texas.

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