Just want to wish all my readers and followers a Happy Thanksgiving. This blog flies pretty low on the radar screens and I'm grateful for everyone who finds time to drop by and read the posts. You are all very appreciated.
The Harper's Ferry page of my website has been updated with lots of new material, but the new page file was corrupted so I have to re-construct it. I will be posting it soon and writing about whats new here. I will also be posting soon about Tim Snyder's book on the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal during the Civil War, and on the John Brown Bell.
Happy Thanksgiving! - Brad
Johanna Barry: The Story of an Emigrant Domestic in Ireland & America, 1836-1916 - On 17th September 1862, 27-year-old tailor Denis Barry from Dunmanway in West Co. Cork ventured into Antietam’s West Woods with the 19th Massachusetts Infa...
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