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Harpers Ferry, wreckage of war. (Canal blocked - more details)


Canal blocked Click on the MEDIA ITEMS below for more information

   



The stereograph taken during the Civil War from the Maryland side shows a view of the Potomac River and Harpers Ferry. The railroad bridge is destroyed, the railroad tracks lead nowhere.

The canal in the foreground is dry, and there is rubble from the bridge blocking the path.




ID:
wcco205

Creator:
E. & H.T. Anthony

Notes:
From Civil War Treasures from the New-York Historical Society, [Digital ID, e.g., nhnycw/ad ad045002]

Date:
1862-1865

Collection Location:
New-York Historical Society

Subject:
Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (Md.); Washington County (Md.), History

Coverage:
Maryland, 1824-1938

 
 
Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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