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Niles' Weekly Register



  • Existence: 1811-1849

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Niles' Weekly Register Concerning Nat Turner Slave Rebellion

Collection ID: MG 140
Scope and Contents

The collection contains two issues of Niles' Weekly Register, published in Baltimore, Maryland, concerning Nat Turner's slave rebellion in Southampton, Virginia in 1831. Both issues, dated August 27 and September 3, 1831, give first-hand accounts of the rebellion from letters to the editor of the publication. The story begins on page 455 of the August 27 issue and on page 4 of the September 3 issue.

Dates: 1831; Other: Date acquired: 01/31/2020