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Image Identifier: hf-0490 (caption below)

1857 lithograph of Virginius Island and the U.S. Rifle Factory (far right). The Cotton Factory (left) and Herr's Mill (center) were the two largest establishments on the island. Of some three dozen buildings that once stood here, none remain today. Year: 1857. Image Credit: Historic Photo Collection, Harpers Ferry NHP.

Harpers Ferry NHP Catalog No. hf-0490. You may purchase duplicate copies of this image from the Harpers Ferry Historical Association. Please call 304-535-6881 for more information, or email the Harpers Ferry Historical Association.


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