Letter from William Taylor to Governor Wise 1859

Title: William L. Taylor, James J. Rankin, and Cambridge Ritter to Governor Henry A. Wise.
Author: William L. Taylor
Date: November 30, 1859
Subject: John Brown Rebellion
Type: Letter
Source: Library of Virginia

New York Nov 30/59

To Dishonorable Gov Wise

[Image of skull and crossbones]

death to you if John Brown not pardoned

Look for our Band it is dress in Black

In name of Black Band of NewYork

Pres     William L. Taylor

Sec      James J. Rankin

Tres     Cambridge Ritter



Governor’s Office, Letters Received, Henry A. Wise, Record Group 3, Library of Virginia.