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Harpers Ferry Historic District

Created by Kathleen Thompson on May 6th 2022, 5:25:00 pm.

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Harpers Ferry Historic District contains the historic buildings and areas of Harpers Ferry that are not included in Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. The town of Harpers Ferry contains significant history related to eighteenth century settlement, nineteenth century industry, John Brown's 1859 raid, the Civil War, and African American education. The National Historical Park was established in 1963 and its area/structures was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1966. The surrounding Historic District was added to the National Register in 1979.