Telegram from the Superintendent of the Arsenal at Harpers Ferry
HARPERS FERRY OCT. XIXTH. HON. SECY OF WAR. WASHN. . I FIND A PERFECT
PANIC HERE. YOU MUST BY ALL MEANS DETAIL A TROOP TO MY RELIEF
IMMEDIATELY. THE MARINES WILL LEAVE. A. V. BARBOUR. SUPT. U. S. ARMORY.
These crucial and necessary restoration projects at Antietam, Fredericksburg, and Harpers Ferry are not only sizeable, but we are required to complete...