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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

Attack at Harper's Ferry

  • Aired: 01/08/2013
  • 02:08
  • Rating: NR
In 1859 John Brown seized a federal armory at Harper's Ferry, Virginia, but failed to incite a revolution. Authorities found a link between Brown and Frederick Douglass.
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John Brown seizes a federal armory at Harper's Ferry, VA, but fails to incite revolution.
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