Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Harper's Ferry” in chapter 2 of Brig.-Gen. Bradley T. Johnson, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 2.1, Maryland:
...ice of the Confederate States on May 21st and 22d by Lieut.-Col. George Deas, inspector-general on the staff of Gen. Jos. E. Johnston, who in the meantime had superseded Colonel Jackson in command at Harper's Ferry . Captain Johnson, as senior captain, refused to recognize the Virginia authorities.
Relying on the promise of Mr. Mason, he insisted that the Marylanders should be received into the army of the Con...
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