Harper's Ferry

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a small town in northeastern West Virginia that was the site of a raid in 1859 by the abolitionist John Brown and his followers who captured an arsenal that was located there

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Katrina Holland serves a growing congregation in Jefferson, Maryland, which is nestled in the beautiful Catoctin Mountain area between the artsy-urban Frederick, Maryland and the historic Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.
Coulthard of Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, Karen E.
It was my privilege to have known Freeman in the late 1960s and early 1970s, when I was an instructor at the National Park Service's Mather Training Center in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.