John Brown: The Road to Harpers Ferry

John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry remains a topic of discussion to this day. What led Brown to enact such a radical plan? What pushed him to violence? How should we remember his actions? The tools below provide users with an opportunity to learn about Brown's life and reflect on how he impacted the world we live in today.
John Brown stares into the camera as his beard cascades over his chest.

Remembering John Brown

How is John Brown remembered? Check out this article series to learn more.

Last updated: January 13, 2021