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Chase, W. M., 1818/1819-1905
John Brown's fort, Harper's Ferry from Md. Hts.
Civil War stereographs, 1861-1865.
New-York Historical Society
[ca. 1861-ca. 1865]
Stereograph: Exterior of brick building with lookout tower, two men stand next to doorway.
John Brown (9 May 1800-2 Dec. 1859) Abolitionist famous for leading an unsuccessful raid on the federal armory at Harpers Ferry, Va. that resulted in his capture, trial, and execution.
Brown, John, 1800-1859--PhotographsImprisonment--PhotographsFortification--PhotographsBuildings--PhotographsMen--PhotographsUnited States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--PhotographsHarpers Ferry (W. Va.)--Photographs
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