Melinda Day, Park Ranger, Harpers Ferry National Park Service

Melinda Day has worked for the National Park Service for over 30 years and is a subject expert on John Brown, Storer College, and Harpers Ferry in general. In this segment of our discussion she talks about the history of the John Brown Fort.


Foundation of John Brown’s Fort on the Murphy Farm
From Civil War to today, people come to pay homage to John Brown



















To learn more about the John Brown Fort visit the National Park Service’s history page.