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#1 Oct 30, 2009
Looking for a photo of Gideon Ashmore who lived in Arena,Wis.from 1848 to 1892.He was a business man.In 1848 he hid slaves from the slave owner in Oakland,Il.Abe Lncoln represented the slave owner in the trial which makes this the only trial in history that he did.Gideon won the case(Matson Slave Trial)Then moved to Wis.Their has been a play written about it plus a big 2 day event.It has been recorded in many books.Would their be maybe a picture of him in an old Dodgeville newspaper
Any help would be appreciated.
#2 Dec 17, 2011
I would sure like to see the photo you get as Gideon Ashmore is my relative through his daughters marriage to my great great grandfather. Please let me know if you find one!
#3 Feb 20, 2012
Did anyone ever come up with a pic of Gideon Ashmore?
I am his great great grandson.
#4 Sep 7, 2012
my e-mail is [email protected]
#5 Sep 7, 2012
Still looking for a picture of Gideon Ashmore check out www.matsontrial.org from Oakland,il
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