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The Arrest of Congressman Harris
Photographer: Allen C. Browne
Taken: January 5, 2013
Caption: The Arrest of Congressman Harris
Additional Description:
April 26, 1865
Congressman Benjamin Harris was arrested by Union Officers on the porch of the Fenwick Hotel for opposing the Civil War. Cong. Harris lived just outside Leonardtown at Ellenborough and is buried there.
Detail (right side) of Mural

Submitted: September 20, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
Database Locator Identification Number: p254854
File Size: 1.443 Megabytes

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