Today we started at Harper's Ferry, an strategically important location in the Civil War. There we talked about John Brown's raid to free to free the slaves. We next went to Manassas battlefield, the first battle of the Civil War where the Confederates routed the Union and Jackson earned the name Stonewall.
|Street at Harper's Ferry|
|My father speaking at Manassas|
|Me at the Jackson statue|
|Exploring the Henry House at Manassas|