New York, NY
Raid On The Charleston Post Office
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Raid on the Charleston post office by a mob of anti-abolitionist in July 1835. Slavery supporters burned the abolitionist mailings under the hanging effigies of Lewis Tappan and other abolitionists. A poster offers a $50,000 reward for Lewis Tappan's, a supporter of the Amistad captives.
December 6th, 2011
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