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By Stephen R. Bockmiller

ISBN-10: 0738586978

ISBN-13: 9780738586977

ISBN-10: 1531658210

ISBN-13: 9781531658212

Wedged strategically among the Mason-Dixon Line and the Potomac River, Hagerstown was once destined to play an important function within the Civil struggle. a various neighborhood, such a lot citizens gravitated towards the blue whereas a few sided with the grey. Slavery used to be now not a huge presence in western Maryland, but a few neighborhood citizens owned slaves alongside this path at the Underground Railroad. The interesting tale of Hagerstown in the course of the Civil battle is captured during this quantity of classic pictures, pictures, drawings, and different illustrations. research the tales of individuals, either neighborhood and from around the nation, whose wartime studies in Hagerstown without end affected them. From the secretive arrival of John Brown in June 1859, to contemporary efforts to commemorate this background, the reader will come to appreciate the wealthy history that may be present in Hagerstown.

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