Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

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  1. Harper's FerryRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Infoplease

    ... tural stone, which lead to Robert Harper's house (1775-82) and to Jefferson Rock. The Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (est. 1963; 2,343 acres/949 hectares) attracts many visitors (see National Parks and Monuments , table).

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  2. a oeAlmost Heaven, West VirginiaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Fairfax Times

    ... center based on water power, and its popularity as a vacation spot in the late 1800s. Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (NHP) is considered one of the best walking parks in America due to the variety of its trails, its nationally significant ...

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  3. CCAC recommends designs for 2016 American the Beau....Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Coin World

    ... National Forest (Illinois); Cumberland Gap National Historical Park (Kentucky); Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (West Virginia); Theodore Roosevelt National Park (North Dakota); and Fort Moultrie (Fort Sumter National Monument). During the ...

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  4. Pedal Through The Past' setRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Martinsburg Journal

    Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and the Harpers Ferry Historical Association will host "Pedal Through the Past: A Cycling Event through 3 National Parks" - Harpers Ferry, Antietam Battlefield and the C&O Canal - on Saturday beginning at 8 a.m. This event will feature public history stops and interactive media along the way. Experience the scenic beauty and history of the region up close and personal.

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  5. Agency completes Shepherdstown Battlefield studyRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... ld should be added to the national park system. It could become an addition to either Harpers Ferry National Historical Park or Antietam National Battlefield in Maryland.

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  6. Agency Completes Shepherdstown Battlefield StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... should be added to the national park system. It could become an addition to either Harpers Ferry National Historical Park or Antietam National Battlefield in Maryland. Tammy Stidham with the park service tells The Journal that the study looked at ...

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  7. Park Service seeks input on battlefieldRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... make a recommendation to Congress to add the Shepherdstown Battlefield into either Harpers Ferry National Historical Park or Antietam National Battlefield. "Now that we've completed the study, it's out for the public to review," said Tammy Stidham, ...

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  8. National Historical Park sees fewer visitsRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. HARPERS FERRY - Despite fewer visitors to Harpers Ferry National Historical Park in 2013, the amount they spent at businesses throughout the region remained about the same as in 2012, according to a recently ...

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  9. Park Service assesses impact of West Virginia attractionsRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    A Park Service report looked at attendance in 2013 at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, New River Gorge National River, Bluestone National Scenic River and Gauley River National Recreation Area.

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  10. Park Service assesses impact of W.Va. attractionsRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    A Park Service report looked at attendance in 2013 at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, New River Gorge National River, Bluestone National Scenic River and Gauley River National Recreation Area.

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  11. John Brown tours tell the 'rest of the story'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    You might say Dennis Frye has hit one out of the park - the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, that is.

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  12. Harpers Ferry commemorates blocked Confederate operationRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. HARPERS FERRY-Visitors to Harpers Ferry National Historical Park on Saturday learned about the town's role in thwarting a Confederate march on Washington, D.C., as Harpers Ferry commemorated the ...

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  13. Community CalendarRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    ... Learn the rest of the story about famed abolitionist John Brown as park rangers from Harpers Ferry National Historical Park lead free daily walking tours of downtown Charles Town. Tours begin at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the Charles Town Visitors Center ...

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  14. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    ... "the rest of the story" about famed abolitionist John Brown as park rangers from Harpers Ferry National Historical Park lead free daily walking tours of downtown Charles Town. Tours begin at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the Charles Town Visitors Center at ...

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  15. Move Over Baseball, National Parks Have Trading Cards, TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    ... this program is that a park can design and give out about as many cards as it wants. Harpers Ferry National Historical Park has 14 cards, ranging from one on abolitionist John Brown to topics on Feeding an Army and Seeking Freedom and Protection . ...

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  16. U.S. Mint reveals suggested themes for 2016 American the Beautifu....Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Coin World

    ... natural notch in the mountains; and woodland bison and elk, which used the gap. az - Harpers Ferry National Historical Park , West Virginia - Declared a national monument in 1944 and a national historical park in 1963. Suggested design themes ...

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  17. City tours to offer visitors 'the rest of the story'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Hundreds of thousands of visitors trek to Harpers Ferry National Historical Park each year and starting this weekend, Charles Town has a new way to entice them to spend time here, too.

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  18. U.S. Mint officials announce design themes suggested for 2016 America the Beautiful q....Read the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Coin World

    ... the natural notch in the mountains; and woodland bison and elk who used the gap. az - Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, West Virginia - Declared a national monument in 1944 and a national historical park in 1963. Suggested design themes ...

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  19. Harpers Ferry making plans to cope with floodingRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... Although the flooding in Harpers Ferry didn't reach the levels predicted on Saturday, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park staff have taken some preemptive measures, as well as planning for the days ahead.

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  20. Harpers Ferry prepares for possible floodRead the original story

    May 17, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. HARPERS FERRY - Personnel at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park were busy Friday packing up items and moving them to higher ground, amid concerns the worst flood in nearly two decades would ...

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