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" The Emigrant Aid Society's Hotel in Lawrence, and the Herald of Freedom printing-office are destroyed, and houses are sacked and plundered by Sheriff Jones and his posse. Two of the Proslavery men are accidentally killed. May 22. Charles Sumner, Senator... "
The Roxbury Directory ... - Page 43
1858
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The Massachusetts Register and United States Calendar for the Year of Our ...

Almanacs, American - 1857
...pro-slavery men are killed accidentally. 22d. Chas. Sumner, Senator from Massachusetts, while seated at bis desk in the Senate Chamber, engaged in writing, after...Senate, is assaulted and beaten to the floor by Preston S. Brooks, who is accompanied by L, M. Keitt, both members of the House, from South Carolina. 29th....
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The American Almanac and Repository of useful knowledge for the year 1857

George P.Sanger - 1855
...Sheriff Jones and hie posse. Two of the Proslavery men are accidentally killed. May 22. Charles Sumner, Senator from Massachusetts, while seated at...in writing, after the adjournment of the Senate, is violently assaulted and beaten to the floor by Preston S. Brooks, who is accompanied by LM Keitt, both...
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The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the ..., Volume 28

Jared Sparks, Francis Bowen, George Partridge Sanger - Almanacs, American - 1856
...Sheriff Jones and his posse. Two of the Proslavery men are accidentally killed. May 22. Charles Sumner, Senator from Massachusetts, while seated at...in writing, after the adjournment of the Senate, is violently assaulted and beaten to the floor by Preston S. Brooks, who is accompanied by LM Keitt, both...
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The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the Year

Almanacs, American - 1856
...Sheriff Jones and his posse. Two of the Proslavery men are accidentally killed. May 22. Charles Sumner, Senator from Massachusetts, while seated at his desk in the Senate Chamher engaged in writing, after the adjournment of the Senate, is violently assaulted and heaten...
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THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONLOLGY

JOEL MUNSELL - 1858
...PRESTON S. BROOKS, a South Carolina member of congress, wickedly and cowardly assaultted Charles Summer, senator from Massachusetts, while seated at his desk in the senate chamber, and felled him to the floor with a cane, in retaliation for abusive language in debate. MAY 23. 1270...
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Southern Literary Messenger, Volume 5; Volume 26

1858
...Preston S. Brooks, a South Carolina member of Congress, wickedly and cowardly assaultted Charles Summer, Senator from Massachusetts, while seated at his desk in the senate chamber, and felled him to the floor with a cane, in retaliation for abusive language in debate." Now, if the...
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The History of Massachusetts: From the Landing of the Pilgrims to the ...

George Lowell Austin - Massachusetts - 1875 - 578 pages
...fiendish meaning. On the 22d of May, two days subsequent to the conclusion of his speech, Mr. Sumner, while seated at his desk in the senate chamber, engaged in writing, and after the Senate had adjourned, was assaulted and beaten to the floor by Preston S. Brooks, of...
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The Life and Times of Wendell Phillips

George Lowell Austin - Abolitionists - 1884 - 431 pages
...of the remarks of the Southern chivalry. On the 22d of May, two days after his speech, Mr. Sumner, while seated at his desk in the Senate Chamber, engaged in writing, and after the Senate had adjourned, was assaulted and beaten to the floor by Preston S. Brooks of South...
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The History of Massachusetts: From the Landing of the Pilgrims to the ...

George Lowell Austin - Massachusetts - 1884 - 598 pages
...fiendish meaning. On the 22d of May, two days subsequent to the conclusion of his speech, Mr. Sumner, while seated at his desk in the senate chamber, engaged in writing, and after the Senate had adjourned, was assaulted and beaten to the floor by Preston S. Brooks, of...
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The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge

Almanacs, American - 1856
...SheriffJones and his posse. Two of the Proslavery men are accidentally killed. May 22. Charles Sumner, Senator from Massachusetts, while seated at...in writing, after the adjournment of the Senate, is violently assaulted and beaten to the Boor by Preslon S. Brooks, who is accompanied by LM Keitt, both...
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