New Haven, Conn. (July 25, 2012)— Yale University’s Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition has announced the finalists for the Fourteenth Annual Frederick Douglass Book Prize, one of the most coveted awards for the study of the African American experience. Jointly sponsored by the Gilder Lehrman Institute and the Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition at Yale University, this annual prize of $25,000 recognizes the best book on slavery, resistance, and/or abolition.

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to John Brown

Doyle, Mahala (fl. 1859) to John Brown

GLC #: GLC07590 Date: 20 November 1859 Object Type: Autograph letter signed
by David W. Blight

John Brown did not make it easy for people to love him—until he died on the gallows.

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