The John Brown house on Perkins Hill at Copley and Diagonal roads in Akron, Ohio. From 1844 to 1846, John Brown and his family lived in this house while working with Simon Perkins, Jr. in the wool trade. The house is now owned and operated by the Summit County Historical Society.
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Back of postcard: John Brown Home Museum. Corner of Copley and Diagonal Roads. Akron 20, Ohio. Residence of John Brown, 1844-45. Owned by the Perkins Family and given to The Summit County Historical Society in 1942. Open daily 1:00 to 5:00 P.M. Closed Monday.