John Brown's Raid on Harpers Ferry

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Civil War Events
Event date:
Monday, October 16, 2017 (This event repeats every year)
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
Event owner:
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October 16, 1859 Abolitionist John Brown led 22 men on the federal armory at Harpers Ferry. He was captured and later hanged.

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