John Brown's Raid on Harpers Ferry

Filed under:
Civil War Events
Event status:
Confirmed
Event date:
Monday, October 16, 2017 (This event repeats every year)
Location:
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
Website:
http://americanhistorycalendar.com/eventsc...ferry
Event owner:
Super User

This event occurs in the UTC time zone.

Description:

October 16, 1859 Abolitionist John Brown led 22 men on the federal armory at Harpers Ferry. He was captured and later hanged.