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Old 10-16-2019, 03:05 PM   #1
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Default Seige of Harpers Ferry

Taking his cue from Jackson, and after a careful location scout (no doubt utilizing maps drawn by Jedediah Hotchkiss), Brig. Gen. Lilly chose Loudoun Heights for his artiller- uh, I mean, camera emplacement.

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I'm still wondering how he got his darkroom wagon up the hill in order to process the glass plates.

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