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Gettysburg’s battlefield, as you’ve never seen it

Yes, you’ll not see Gettysburg National Military Park this empty, blocked off and downright lonely. The U.S. government shutdown is the culprit. The Hanover, Pa., Evening Sun, which put up a Media Center gallery of the military park that included these photos, reports that 76 full-time park service employees are furloughed. All this in the 150th anniversary of the battle.

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These old York County steps led to Edgecombe, A.B. Farquhar’s estate, Part 5

The gates of A.B. Farquhar’s former estate in the hills south of York still attract attention along Country Club Road in York.

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