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Elija P. Lovejoy
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TitleElija P. Lovejoy
AbstractIllustration and biographical article about Elija Lovejoy (~1802-1837), "one of America's foremost fighters for freedom of the press," based in Saint Louis, Missouri, and killed in Alton, Illinois, by a mob for publishing newspaper "articles reflecting both sides of the slavery question in the St. Louis Observer."
SourceSpringfield Leader-Press
LocationVertical File: Missourians--Prominent
Local SubjectLovejoy, Elijah P.
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID113874
CONTENTdm number25433
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