Paper Pulp

Date:
1888-1935
Creator:
Shenandoah Pulp Company
Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0001
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
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Cotton Yarn From Cotton Mill

Date:
1849-1852
Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0002
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
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Bolt Of Cotton Sheeting From Cotton Factory

Date:
1847-1860
Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0003
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
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Reciprocating Saw-cut Timber Billet From Saw Mill

Date:
1824-1870

Though the Federal armory brought many workers to Harpers Ferry, these workers were sustained by the businesses and manufactories of the town.

Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0004
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

Circular Saw-cut Timber Billet From Saw Mill

Date:
1846-1870

Though the Federal armory brought many workers to Harpers Ferry, these workers were sustained by the businesses and manufactories of the town.

Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0005
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

Miscellaneous Gear

Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0008
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
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Candle Wicking From Cotton Mill

Date:
1849-1852
Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.1022.0007
Institution:
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
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Spot On Maryland Heights Where The Union Troops Surrendered

Creator:
Alfred R. Waud (1828-1891)

Reproduction of sketch. On September 12-15, 1862, Union and Confederate forces confronted one another at Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. On the final day of battle, the Union Col. Dixon S. Miles began to doubt that reinforcements from Gen. George B. McClellan would arrive in time and surrendered. After deciding to surrender, he was mortally wounded by an artillery shell.

Description (physical):

H: 8", W: 10". Original: Pencil on buff paper touched with whit. H: 5 3/8", W: 10 3/8"

Location:
Gaithersburg, Maryland
Identifier:
2010.0002.0025
Institution:
American Heritage Archives