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The objective was to steal enough weapons to arm slaves and start an uprising in Virginia

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Q: What was the purpose of john browns raid on the arsenal at harpers ferry Virginia?
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John browns famous raid at harpers ferry was in this state?

Virginia


In which state present day state did john Brown's raid take place?

John Browns Raid took place in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.


What state did john browns raid on harpers ferry take place?

Virginia - in what is now West Virginia


What was john browns intentions in raiding the arsenal at harpers ferry?

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Scene of militant abolitionist john browns massacre of proslavery men in 1856?

Harpers Ferry, Virginia


What present-day state did John Brown raid?

John Browns raid was at Harpers Ferry which is now in West Virginia.


What was the cause of john browns raid?

John Brown wanted publicity for his antislavery movement. So he took over the arsenal at Harper's Ferry Virginia. He was hanged for killing people in the process of capturing the arsenal.


What was the most important in john browns decision to launch the raid at harpers ferry?

harpers ferry was a hub of trains and canals ,which provided escpe routes.


What was the most important factor john browns decision to launch the raid at harpers ferry?

harpers ferry was a hub of trains and canals ,which provided escpe routes.


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What was the greatest impact of John Browns raid on Harpers Ferry?

The raid deepened the division between the North and South


Why was john browns raid on harpers ferry important?

So that the slave owners would a lesson on keeping slaves