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A View of the Potomac at Harpers Ferry

A View of the Potomac at Harpers Ferry

Bruce's harpers, Tomb of the Kings, Thebes.

Bruce's harpers, Tomb of the Kings, Thebes.

Harpers Ferry. (From the Potomac side).

Harpers Ferry. (From the Potomac side).

Harpers Ferry. (From the Blue Ridge).

Harpers Ferry. (From the Blue Ridge).

Jefferson's Rock, Harpers Ferry.

Jefferson's Rock, Harpers Ferry.

Md. Heights, from Harpers Ferry.

Md. Heights, from Harpers Ferry.

Harpers Ferry, from Maryland Heights.

Harpers Ferry, from Maryland Heights.

Harpers Ferry, from Maryland Heights.

Harpers Ferry, from Maryland Heights.

Md. Heights, from Harpers Ferry.

Md. Heights, from Harpers Ferry.

Jefferson's Rock, Harpers Ferry.

Jefferson's Rock, Harpers Ferry.

[Map of the Shenandoah Valley from Strasburg, Va., to Harpers Ferry and vicinity, W. Va., "captured in General Lomax's Quarter wagons" by General Custer on October 9, 1864.]

[Map of the Shenandoah Valley from Strasburg, Va., to Harpers Ferry and vicinity, W. Va., "captured in General Lomax's Quarter wagons" by General Custer on October 9, 1864.]

[Map of portions of Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, centering on Harpers Ferry and including Winchester, Hancock, Emmitsburg, and Ridgeville, Maryland.] /

[Map of portions of Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, centering on Harpers Ferry and including Winchester, Hancock, Emmitsburg, and Ridgeville, Maryland.] /

Birds eye view of the seat of war. Arranged after the latest surveys, showing views of Washington, Baltimore, Harpers Ferry, Richmond, Manassas Junction, Ft. Monroe, Norfolk Harbor &c. their r.r. connections, & the general surface of the country in Maryland, Dist. of Columbia, & Virginia.

Birds eye view of the seat of war. Arranged after the latest surveys, showing views of Washington, Baltimore, Harpers Ferry, Richmond, Manassas Junction, Ft. Monroe, Norfolk Harbor &c. their r.r. connections, & the general surface of the country in Maryland, Dist. of Columbia, & Virginia.

U.S. service rifle, Harpers Ferry, Va.

U.S. service rifle, Harpers Ferry, Va.

U.S. service rifle, Harpers Ferry, Va.

U.S. service rifle, Harpers Ferry, Va.

View of Harpers Ferry.

View of Harpers Ferry.

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

Company A, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

Company A, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

Company A, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va. (i.e. West Virginia), 1861 [i.e.1862]

Company A, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va. (i.e. West Virginia), 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

Group, 22nd New York State Militia, near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e. 1862]

Group, 22nd New York State Militia, near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e. 1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

Company G, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

Company G, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

B Company, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

B Company, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

Group, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]. Co. D

Group, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]. Co. D

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

Group, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

Group, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1862]

Sketch of the vicinity of Harpers Ferry, [W.] Va., by Wm. Luce, Oct. 1862

Sketch of the vicinity of Harpers Ferry, [W.] Va., by Wm. Luce, Oct. 1862

Vicinity of Harpers Ferry.

Vicinity of Harpers Ferry.

[Topographic map of the vicinity of Harpers Ferry, West Virginia].

[Topographic map of the vicinity of Harpers Ferry, West Virginia].

Sulphur Springs at Richfield, N.Y. In Harpers Magazine several years ago. ; Episcopal Church, Richfield Springs. ; Scene on Schuyler Lake, N.Y. ; Scene on Otsego Lake, N.Y.

Sulphur Springs at Richfield, N.Y. In Harpers Magazine several years ago. ; Episcopal Church, Richfield Springs. ; Scene on Schuyler Lake, N.Y. ; Scene on Otsego Lake, N.Y.

Harpers Ferry (from the Potomac side).

Harpers Ferry (from the Potomac side).

Harpers Ferry, junction of the rivers Shenandoah and Potomac.

Harpers Ferry, junction of the rivers Shenandoah and Potomac.

Harpers Ferry : panoramic perspective from Hotel Conner to the Hill-Top House

Harpers Ferry : panoramic perspective from Hotel Conner to the Hill-Top House

Harpers Ferry, across the Potomac from the tunnelled base of Maryland Heights

Harpers Ferry, across the Potomac from the tunnelled base of Maryland Heights

Eastern Market, Seventh and C Streets SE, ca. 1910

Eastern Market, Seventh and C Streets SE, ca. 1910

[Harpers Ferry, W. Va.]

[Harpers Ferry, W. Va.]

Jefferson Rocks, Harpers Ferry, [West Virginia]

Jefferson Rocks, Harpers Ferry, [West Virginia]

Old ruins on banks of Shenandoah, Harpers Ferry, [West Virginia]

Old ruins on banks of Shenandoah, Harpers Ferry, [West Virginia]

Harpers Ferry, Jefferson Rock, Herald Tour

Harpers Ferry, Jefferson Rock, Herald Tour

Harpers Ferry Tour

Harpers Ferry Tour

Harpers Ferry, Herald Tour

Harpers Ferry, Herald Tour

Herald Tour, Harpers Ferry, Jefferson Rock

Herald Tour, Harpers Ferry, Jefferson Rock

Harpers Ferry, W.Va.

Harpers Ferry, W.Va.

Harpers Ferry, Herald Tour

Harpers Ferry, Herald Tour

MD HTs, Harpers Ferry

MD HTs, Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry

"Battle hymn" a new play about John Brown of Harpers Ferry by Michael Blankfort and Michael Gold At the Experimental Theatre.

"Battle hymn" a new play about John Brown of Harpers Ferry by Michael Blankfort and Michael Gold At the Experimental Theatre.

A page from Harpers (1869) from the public library. Mauch Chunk, Pennsylvania

A page from Harpers (1869) from the public library. Mauch Chunk, Pennsylvania

[ Gerry Mulligan, Harpers Bazaar cover]

[ Gerry Mulligan, Harpers Bazaar cover]

U.S. Military Headquarters in Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

U.S. Military Headquarters in Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Quiet street in National Historical Park, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Quiet street in National Historical Park, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Headquarters and psychological mid-point of the Appalachian Trail, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Headquarters and psychological mid-point of the Appalachian Trail, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Appalachian Trail quilt on display in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Appalachian Trail quilt on display in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Appalachian Trail crossing, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Appalachian Trail crossing, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Steps connecting lower and upper town, National Historical Park, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Steps connecting lower and upper town, National Historical Park, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Representatives of Avondale Industries, Inc., and US Navy officials pose for a photograph at the keel laying ceremony for the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD 49). They include, from left: C. Sprague, LSD 44/48 Prog. Mgr.'s Rep.: Emile Foret, Vice President, Ship Construction; Captain John C. Donohue, SSNO, Supervisor of Shipbuilding; Carey Agregaard, Asst. Prog. Mgr.; David Gordon, LSD (CV) Prog. Mgr.; R. Clark, Lead Production Engineer and P.O. Potter, Configuration Mgr.

Representatives of Avondale Industries, Inc., and US Navy officials pose for a photograph at the keel laying ceremony for the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD 49). They include, from left: C. Sprague, LSD 44/48 Prog. Mgr.'s Rep.: Emile Foret, Vice President, Ship Construction; Captain John C. Donohue, SSNO, Supervisor of Shipbuilding; Carey Agregaard, Asst. Prog. Mgr.; David Gordon, LSD (CV) Prog. Mgr.; R. Clark, Lead Production Engineer and P.O. Potter, Configuration Mgr.

A port bow view of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) on the waysat Avondale Shipyards prior to its christening and launching ceremony

A port bow view of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) on the waysat Avondale Shipyards prior to its christening and launching ceremony

A close-up view of the starboard quarter of the dock landing shp HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) on the ways prior to the ship's christening and launching ceremony at Avondale Shipyards

A close-up view of the starboard quarter of the dock landing shp HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) on the ways prior to the ship's christening and launching ceremony at Avondale Shipyards

A starboard bow view of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) as it sits on the ways prior to launching during its christening and launching ceremony at Avondale Shipyards

A starboard bow view of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) as it sits on the ways prior to launching during its christening and launching ceremony at Avondale Shipyards

A starboard bow view of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) following its launch from the ways during the christening and launching ceremony at Avondale

A starboard bow view of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) following its launch from the ways during the christening and launching ceremony at Avondale

Mrs. John R. Dailey, ship's sponsor, speaks during the christening and launching ceremony of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) at Avondale Shipyards

Mrs. John R. Dailey, ship's sponsor, speaks during the christening and launching ceremony of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) at Avondale Shipyards

A close-up view of the hull of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) on the ways prior to its christening and launching ceremony at Avondale Shipyards

A close-up view of the hull of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) on the ways prior to its christening and launching ceremony at Avondale Shipyards

Balloons are released as the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) is launched from the ways during its christening and launching ceremony at Avondale Shipyards

Balloons are released as the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) is launched from the ways during its christening and launching ceremony at Avondale Shipyards

Mrs. John R. Dailey prepares to break the traditional champagne bottle on the bow of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) during the vessel's christening and launching ceremony at Avondale Shipyards

Mrs. John R. Dailey prepares to break the traditional champagne bottle on the bow of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) during the vessel's christening and launching ceremony at Avondale Shipyards

Navy and civilian dignitaries gather for a photograph following the christening and launching ceremony of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49). Top row, l-4: R. Kiss, dep. asst. SECNAV: CAPT J. Donahue, III; E. Shoults; S. O'Keefe, SECNAV; GEN J. Dailey, USMC (Ret.); MGEN W. Eshelman, USMC; RADM G. Meinig, Jr., CO NAVSURWARCEN; N. Dailey; CDR P. Salsman, prospective CO; A. Bossier, Jr. Bottom row l-r: Mrs. J. Daniel Howard; Mrs. S. O'Keefe; Mrs. Lisa Bader; Mrs. J. Dailey, sponsor, and Mrs. T. Mohler, matron of honor

Navy and civilian dignitaries gather for a photograph following the christening and launching ceremony of the dock landing ship HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49). Top row, l-4: R. Kiss, dep. asst. SECNAV: CAPT J. Donahue, III; E. Shoults; S. O'Keefe, SECNAV; GEN J. Dailey, USMC (Ret.); MGEN W. Eshelman, USMC; RADM G. Meinig, Jr., CO NAVSURWARCEN; N. Dailey; CDR P. Salsman, prospective CO; A. Bossier, Jr. Bottom row l-r: Mrs. J. Daniel Howard; Mrs. S. O'Keefe; Mrs. Lisa Bader; Mrs. J. Dailey, sponsor, and Mrs. T. Mohler, matron of honor

Low oblique bow-on view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Low oblique bow-on view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Aerial port side view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Aerial port side view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Aerial bow-on view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Aerial bow-on view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Aerial starboard side view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Aerial starboard side view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Aerial starboard bow view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Aerial starboard bow view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Low oblique starboard beam view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Low oblique starboard beam view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Low oblique stern-on view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Low oblique stern-on view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Aerial port bow view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego

Aerial port bow view of the dock landing ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD-49) underway off the coast of San Diego