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Harpers Ferry Armory - History - The National Armory
... for the location of the Harpers Ferry National Armory ... in 1799, construction began on the national armory ... The national armory at Harpers Ferry was actually the second national armory ...
Springfield Armory
... The Springfield Armory, located in the City of Springfield, Massachusetts—from 1777 until its closing in 1968—was the primary center for the manufacture of U.S ... After its controversial closing during the Vietnam War, the Springfield Armory was declared Western Massachusetts' only National Park ... as the battlefield of Shays's Rebellion, in the 19th and 20th centuries, the Springfield Armory became the site of numerous technological innovations of global importance ...

Famous quotes containing the words armory and/or national:

    To these men
    The landscape is an armory of powers,
    Which, one by one, they know how to draw and use.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    In our brief national history we have shot four of our presidents, worried five of them to death, impeached one and hounded another out of office. And when all else fails, we hold an election and assassinate their character.
    —P.J. (Patrick Jake)