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Elijah Parish Lovejoy Was Killed By a Pro-slavery Mob


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Panoramic photo of Alton, Illinois

Lovejoy moved his family here, to Alton, Illinois

CREDIT: “The city of Alton, Illinois,” 1908. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. Reproduction Numbers LC-USZ62-109337, LC-USZ62-109338.



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