VIDEO: Transcript – The Battle and Fall of Harper’s Ferry, Va.- September, 1862 With Historian Dennis Frye

INTRODUCTION:

This is the second of a two-part, documented narrative of the time in Jefferson County, West Virginia between February and December, 1862. During this tumultuous period, Federal forces under Gen. Nathaniel Banks invaded the area; then, Confederate General Stonewall Jackson drove them back through this immediate region in May, 1862.

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