John Brown's Fort on Storer College Campus, Harpers Ferry, W. Va.

Identifier:
052397
Collection Number:
2523
Title:
John Brown's Fort on Storer College Campus, Harpers Ferry, W. Va.
Date:
undated
Creator:
Gravely and Moore Studio; Charleston, W. Va.
Description:
Photograph of the fort's exterior. It was built in 1848 as a guard and fire engine house for the federal Harpers Ferry Armory in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, then a part of Virginia. Storer College was a historically black college. The fort was on the campus of Storer College from 1909 to 1968.
Subjects:
College campuses--West Virginia--Harpers Ferry., Cities--Harpers Ferry.
Personal Names:
Brown, John, 1800-1859.
Corporate Names:
Harpers Ferry Armory (U.S.)
Geographic:
John Brown's Fort (Harpers Ferry, W. Va.), Harpers Ferry (W. Va.)
Acquisition Source:
Gravely Studios
Acquisition Method:
Gift
Medium:
film negative
Projects:
West Virginia History OnView