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Flower power, Gettysburg style

Each year, hundreds of thousands of travelers from all over the world come to Gettysburg National Military Park in south-central Pennsylvania. Most come to learn more about the Civil War’s most famous battle, to visit such well known places as … Continue reading

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York CWRT to host Historian D. Scott Hartwig on June 21

On June 21, 2017, please join the York Civil War Round Table in its 20th Anniversary Year, welcoming Civil War historian and author, D. Scott Hartwig, to our meeting for his presentation “”Gettysburg: Sorting Fiction From Fact.” The monthly meeting … Continue reading

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Spangler Farm Civil War Field Hospital Programs

The George Spangler Farm Civil War Field Hospital Programs Summer Season Opens June 9, 2017 Gettysburg, Pa.– The Gettysburg Foundation will open the historic George Spangler Farm Civil War Field Hospital site to visitors on weekends, June 9 through August … Continue reading

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National Park Service 154th Battle Anniversary Programs

National Park Service Press Release: The three day Battle of Gettysburg marked a turning point not only in the course of the American Civil War, but also for the future of the United States of America. Join Park Rangers and … Continue reading

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Summer programs begin June 11 at Gettysburg National Military Park

Gettysburg National Military Park’s free summer interpretive program series begins on June 11 and offers visitors a chance to learn about the people and places that made history during the Battle of Gettysburg. Hike the fields of Pickett’s Charge, explore … Continue reading

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2016 schedule of events: Gettysburg National Military Park

   2016 CALENDAR OF Events JANUARY 2016 January 9             Gettysburg National Military Park Winter Lecture: Jubal Early and the Molding of Confederate Memory, presented by Park Ranger Matt Atkinson, Gettysburg National Military Park. Explore the post-war life of former Confederate … Continue reading

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152nd Anniversary Commemorating Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address Special Events

Scott Mingus photo, East Cemetery Hill Gettysburg, PA – The Gettysburg Foundation invites you to attend the following upcoming 152nd Anniversary November events, free and open to the public.

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York CWRT to feature Dr. Charlie Fennell discussing the Pennsylvania Reserves at Gettysburg on Oct. 21

The York Civil War Round Table will feature the always entertaining Dr. Charles C. Fennell, Jr. at its monthly meeting on Wednesday, October 21, 2015. A long-time friend of the York CWRT, Dr. Fennell is returning for his annual Battlefield … Continue reading

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York County Parks planning Gettysburg bus trip! Public welcome!

The York County Department of Parks and Recreation will host a Geology and History of the Gettysburg National Military Park bus trip from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Sunday, October 11, 2015. Departure will be from the John Rudy … Continue reading

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Savas Beatie authors to sign books at Gettysburg for the anniversary week

Savas Beatie LLC, a leading independent publisher of Civil War and military history books, has announced the schedule for its authors who will be signing books are various locations in and around Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, during the 152nd Anniversary of the … Continue reading

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