Pike, Possibly Used at Harpers Ferry
- C. 1857
- Exhibit Description:
- Pike said to be one of the 954 pikes purchased by John Brown (with funds provided by George L. Stearns) for the attack at Harper's Ferry. The label associated with the object reads "Col. Stearns Estate, John Brown's pike." Whether the pike is truly one of the 954 is unknown; its previous whereabouts were not recorded.
- Medford Historical Society and Museum (Massachusetts)
- Attribution Statement:
- Courtesy of the Medford Historical Society & Museum