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135 West Washington Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740
Hagerstown, MD 21740 US

September 2021

Culture & Cocktails: John Brown and the Raid on Harpers Ferry

September 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Miller House Museum, 135 West Washington Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740
Hagerstown, MD 21740 US
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Enjoy a drink and have a think! At Culture & Cocktails, we tackle a historical topic with the help of a little liquid fortitude. On Friday, September 10th at 6:00 P.M., join us in welcoming renowned historian Dennis Frye for a look at John Brown and his infamous, ill-fated raid on the Federal arsenal at Harpers Ferry. Beginning on the night of October 16, 1859, John Brown's raid ended in his capture and the death of two of his sons.The featured cocktail will be: The Man o’ War! This boozy bourbon concoction is a new take on the classic Manhattan.For more information, please don’t hesitate to get in touch! Culture & Cocktails 2021 has been made possible by the generous support of the James and Mary Schurz Foundation.

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