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The Nat Turner insurrection trials

Walter L. Gordon

The Nat Turner insurrection trials

a mystic chord resonates today

by Walter L. Gordon

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Published by W.L. Gordon in [Los Angeles?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Turner, Nat, -- 1800?-1831,
  • Southampton Insurrection, 1831,
  • Slave insurrections -- Virginia -- Southampton County -- History -- 19th century,
  • Slaves -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Virginia -- Southampton County -- History -- 19th century,
  • Southampton County (Va.) -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- History -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 159-168) and index.

    Statementby Walter L. Gordon, III.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF232.S7 G66 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination177 p. :
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24039390M
    ISBN 10143922983X
    ISBN 109781439229835
    LC Control Number2009901696

    Click to read more about The Nat Turner insurrection trials: a mystic chord resonates today by Walter L. Gordon. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for bookloversAuthor: Walter L. Gordon. DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, TO WIT: Be it remembered, That on this tenth day of November, Anno Domini, eighteen hundred and thirty-one, Thomas R. Gray of the said District, deposited in this office the title of a book, which is in the words as following: "The Confessions of Nat Turner, the leader of the late insurrection in Southampton, Virginia, as fully and voluntarily made to Thomas R. Gray, in.

      The Confessions of Nat Turner The Leader of the Late Insurrections in Southampton, Va. As Fully and Voluntarily Made to Thomas R. Gray, in the Prison Where He Was Confined, and Acknowledged by Him to be Such when Read Before the Court of Southampton; With the Certificate, Under Seal of the Court Convened at Jerusalem, Nov. 5, , For His Trial. MLA Format. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "The confession, trial and execution of Nat Turner: the Negro insurrectionist; also, a list of persons murdered in the insurrection in Southampton County, Virginia, August 21st and 22nd, , with introductory remarks" The New York Public Library Digital.

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In The Confessions of Nat Turner, a pamphlet first published late in and then later as a book, the lawyer Thomas R. Gray presents what he claims to be the verbatim confession of Nat Turner given shortly before his trial and execution.

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Turner’s life and uprising was also the subject of the film, Born: Nat Turner’s Insurrection. when a Virginia slave named Nat Turner led a rampage that left more than 50 whites dead.

the trial and conviction on the fifth, and the execution on the. The trials continued from August 31 through November Free black defendants were held over for trial until Aprilwhen they appeared before the Southampton County Superior Court.

The testimony in these court records provides important information about what happened during the insurrection in Southampton County.

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