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  • John Brown wanted to attack the federal arsenal in Virginia and seize weapons from there to arm local slaves
  • YES SIR! (all)
  • Kill or capture anyone who gets in our way!
  • John Brown urged abolitionist to give him money to support a small army (about 20 men) 
  • Alright Here!!!
  • John Brown's Raid began when he and his men took over the arsenal in Harpers Ferry, Virginia, in hopes of starting a slave rebellion
  • Lets go! We are going to take over the arsenal in Harpers, Virginia
  • YES SIR! (all)
  • Hopefully, I can start a slave rebellion!
  • Local white southerners attacked Brown; 8 of Browns men and 3 local men were killed. Brown and some followers retreated to the firehouse
  • *shoots* GET DOWN
  • The next morning, Colonel Rober E. Lee ordered a squad of marines to storm into the firehouse; the marines killed 2 more of Brown's men and captured the rest, including him
  • Brown was quickly convicted of treason, murder, and conspiracy; As expected, the judge ordered Brown to hanged. The death sentence was carried out a month later on December 2,1859
  • *DEAD* R.I.P John Brown May 9, 1800 - December 2, 1859 Age 59
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