A few of the buildings in Harper's Ferry, West Virginia. Historically, Harper's Ferry is best known for John Brown's raid on the Armory in 1859 and its role in the American Civil War. As of the 2000 census, the town had a population of 307. Read about this beautiful town here .... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harpers_Ferry,_West_Virginia . These photos were taken January, 2010.