The Battle of Harpers Ferry was fought September 12–15, 1862, as part of the
Maryland Campaign of the American Civil War. As Gen. Robert E. Lee's ...
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Oct 22, 2011 ... On the evening of Oct. 16, 1859, abolitionist John Brown led 21 men down the
road to Harpers Ferry in what is today West Virginia. The plan ...
Jan 28, 2009 ... Harpers Ferry during the Civil War. Contributed by Jonathan A. Noyalas. Harpers
Ferry, in what is now West Virginia, lies at the confluence of ...
On this day in History, John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry on Oct 16, 1859. ...
South nearly impossible and thus became an important impetus of the Civil War.
Harpers Ferry, Confederate artillery was placed on the heights overlooking the
town, Union commander Col. Miles surrendered the garrison.
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... Northern and Southern states before the American Civil War (1861-65).
6/12/2006 • America's Civil War, Military History. Harpers Ferry, W.Va., that
tranquil little town nestled at the base of a small mountain, at the point where the
... about John Brown's Raid On Harpers Ferry, a one of the causes of the civil war
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Sep 1, 2016 ... The raid to free slaves that served as a catalyst for the Civil War was led by
abolitionist John Brown in Harpers Ferry. The first man wounded in ...