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This black and white photographic postcard features a statue of John Brown on the left side of the card. The statue features a man standing with boots, trousers, and a long sleeve button up jacket. He has a rifle strapped over his left shoulder. Printed text is on the right side of the card. Written text in white is at the bottom of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Osawatomie (Kan.), Miami County (Kan.), Statues, Sculptors, Artisans, Brown- John 1800-1859, Memorial
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"Postcard: John Brown Statue" (1935). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 962.
The John Brown Statue By Geo. Fite Waters, American Sculptor - Dedicated at John Brown Memorial State Park, Osawatomie, Kansas, May 9th, 1935. The 135th Birthday of the Martyr - John Brown's vision was for a mighty state. Listen to his echo ring true and sure; Go, build a commonwealth devoid of hate, For righteousness exalts; it will endure. A. L. January. Sponsored By The "W.R.C." Dept of Kansas.