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PRESS RELEASE ABOUT EVENTS THIS YEAR

For Immediate Release Participants of the John Brown Raid of 1859 commemorated in 150th anniversary events Was John Brown a “hero” or a “terrorist”? After almost 150 years, many people are still not sure. But in 2009, you might be able to have your questions answered, as throughout the year, organizations in West Virginia, Virginia, Read More

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John Brown Year, 2009 events begin.

Thanks to Jean Libby for this listing of upcoming John Brown related events! Allen (TX) to Manassas (VA); Schenectady (NY) to Saratoga (CA) ******************************************************************************** February 7:Allen Public Library (Texas)309 North Allen Drive 750137 p.m.The John Brown Symposium Alice Keesey Mecoy, John Brown descendant “John Brown, my father and family remembered” http://johnbrownkin.blogspot.com/ Donnie Ray Albert, opera Read More

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Mary Brown To Be Honored in Saratoga CA

On March 6th the Saratoga Historical Foundation is opening an exhibit focusing on the 150th anniversary of Harper’s Ferry and Saratoga resident Mary Brown. From the January 2009 Newsletter “The Saratoga History Museum will debut a personal version of of Harper’s Ferry through the eyes of one-time Saratoga resident Mary Brown and some of her Read More