Paul Merideth Keesey in the Army

A Poem about John Brown from 1859

How Old Brown Took Harper’s Ferry Edmund Clarence Stedman 1859   John Brown in Kansas settled, like a steadfast Yankee farmer,    Brave and godly, with four sons, all stalwart men of might. There he spoke aloud for Freedom, and the Border-strife grew        warmer,    Till the Rangers fired his dwelling, in his absence, Read More