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John Merryman arrested in Maryland

Maryland and Delaware, 1857, zoomable map
John Merryman is arrested at his home in Cockeysville, Maryland by federal military forces, charged with treason, and imprisoned at Fort McHenry. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
Joseph Nathan Kane, ed., Famous First Facts (New York: H.W. Wilson Company, 1981), 293.


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