Plain Dealer Features Oberlin Link to John Brown
Travel writer Susan Glaser of the Cleveland Plain Dealer visited Oberlin this July in search of information about John Brown. This year is the 150th anniversary of fiery abolitionist John Brown's raid on Harper's Ferry in what is now West Viriginia. Click the link below to read Glaser's full article about John Brown's ties to Oberlin and the town's own famous abolitionist event, the Oberlin-Wellington Rescue.
Oberlin anti-slave rebellion preceded raid at Harpers Ferry