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"Prelude to Freedom: The 1862 Battle of Harpers Ferry" will take place Sept. 13-16 in historic Harpers Ferry.

Activities taking place during the Civil War Sesquicentennial event include living history, ranger-led programs and family/youth activities, special hikes, bus tours, lectures, panel discussion and book signings. 

Evening lectures on the Maryland Campaign of the battle feature Scott Hartwig on Sept. 13 and Dr. Drew Gilpin Faust on Sept. 15. 

Contact 304-535-6029 or visit www.nps.gov/hafe/index.htm for information.

 

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