The Kennedy Farm
is the place where John Brown
planned and began his raid on Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
in 1859. Also known as John Brown's Headquarters
and Kennedy Farmhouse
, the log, stone and brick building has retained its historical integrity and is essentially the same as it was in 1859.
Located at 2406 Chestnut Grove Road, Sharpsburg, Maryland, the house restored by the Maryland Historical Trust and is open for tours by appointment.
- Official Site
- John Brown's Headquarters, Howard County, including photo in 1976, at Maryland Historical Trust
- Kennedy Farm, Chestnut Grove Road, Samples Manor vicinity, Washington County, MD: 8 drawings, 12 photos, 4 data pages, 1 photo caption page, at Historic American Building Survey