Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Harper's Ferry” in chapter 1 of General Joseph E. Johnston, Narrative of Military Operations During the Civil War:
...It has been said somewhat hastily, and I think harshlly, that those who had the power to seize and remove this property committed a gross blunder by failing to send it to Winchester by railroad from Harper's Ferry before the evacuation of that place.
This charge falls upon the Executives of the State and of the Confederacy, and the military commanders, General Jackson and myself.
I presume that all were go...
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