Fri, 30 Sep 2022 19:41:36 -0500
Fears's DAY BY DAY resource is available online at the Elmira Center. The
search engine is not the easiest to use so you may just have to scroll
through the time frame you are interested in --
On Fri, Sep 30, 2022 at 5:33 PM John H. Muller <
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> Hi all:
> I have seen Mark Twain included in a listing of famous visitors to the Hill
> Top House (built in late 1880s) in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.
> A search of Twain databases and resources - and some newspaper databases -
> have not been able to confirm Twain's visiting Harpers Ferry and/or staying
> at the Hill Top House.
> I do not have the Twain "Day by Day" volumes so I was unable to
> cross-reference this resource.
> Would anyone have any leads and/or information on a possible visit of Twain
> to Harpers Ferry and/or Jefferson County, West Virginia post-1888?
> Thank you in advance for any help you can provide.
> John Muller
> Capital Community News l Greater Greater Washington l Washington Syndicate
> l Washington Informer
> *Frederick Douglass in Washington, D.C: The Lion of Anacostia
> History Press, 2012] Winner of 2013 DC READS
> *Mark Twain in Washington, D.C.: The Adventures of a Capital Correspondent*
> <http://amzn.to/19PzIFd> [The History Press, 2013]