Temporary Suspension of Reference Collection Research
Due to preservation and maintenance work scheduled for the park archives and research room/library space, new public research requests will not be filled from June 1st to at least September 30th, 2013.
Access recent press releases issued by Harpers Ferry Park.
2013 Press ReleasesThe 150th Anniversary of the Birth of West Virginia - June 22
Women's History Month Program presents Necessity the Mother of Invention - March 23 & 24
Did You Know?
Robert Harper operated a ferry across the Potomac River in 1747. His heirs, the Wagers, maintained the operation until 1824 when a bridge was built across the Potomac.