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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Harpers_Ferry

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 ...

www.civilwar.org/learn/civil-war/battles/harpers-ferry

The Battle of Harpers Ferry page includes battle maps, history articles, historical facts, photos, recommended books, preservation news, web links, and more on ...

www.civilwar.org/learn/articles/10-facts-harpers-ferry

Ten Facts about the role of the town of Harpers Ferry in the American Civil War.

www.nps.gov/hafe/learn/historyculture/1862-battle-of-harpers-ferry.htm

Union Colonel Dixon S. Miles found a war-ravaged wasteland when he took command at Harpers Ferry in the spring of 1862. The Harpers Ferry Armory, which ...

www.encyclopediavirginia.org/Harpers_Ferry_During_the_Civil_War

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 ...

harpersferryadventurecenter.com/harpers-ferry-and-the-civil-war

Harpers Ferry and the Civil War. Apr 8, 2015. When hiking in West Virginia, you will be treading on the same ground as abolitionist John Brown who made ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/john-browns-raid-on-harpers-ferry

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.

www.npr.org/2011/10/22/141564113/the-harpers-ferry-rising-that-hastened-civil-war

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 ...

www.history.com/topics/harpers-ferry

Find out more about the history of John Brown's Harpers Ferry, including videos, ... Northern and Southern states before the American Civil War (1861-65).