Phillip W. Magness

Historian – 19th century United States

In search of Spooner’s lost papers

| January 19, 2014

When Lysander Spooner died in 1887 he left behind a body of books, pamphlets, essays, and newspaper columns covering almost half a century. But he also left something more, at least according to reports at the time. One such example comes from the author of his primary eulogy and, in many ways, intellectual heir Benjamin […]