Editors. "Massacre of Pottawatomie Creek". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011; last revised 30 November -1.
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18328, accessed 25 April 2015.]
John Brown and a group of fellow abolitionists attack and kill five pro-slavery settlers near Pottawatomie Creek, part of the build-up to the American Civil War that is known as 'Bleeding Kansas'.
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