Getting To The Press
What Elijah Lovejoy Did.
This is a picture of Elijah's grave in Alton Illinois.
This is a picture of what the pro slavrey people were doing at the time when they didn't agree with what Elijah Lovejoy's priniting press.
Imformation about Lovejoy
One Of Lovejoys Accomplishment
One of Lovejoys accomplishment were his efforts and the attacks on him made the supporters of slavrey appear bad to northerners because Elijah was getting attacked like a slave. Lovejoy was hit five times with slugs from a shotgun and died immediately. 1838, his brothers Joseph P. and Owen Lovejoy wrote a memoir about him and his defense of the free press, which they published in New York under the title Memoir of the RevElijah P. Lovejoy Who was Murdered in Defence of the Liberty of the Press at Alton Illinois Nov. 7, 1837.