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Gettysburg Address 150: Check out these 5 memorable story and photo links

This York, Pa., Daily Record/Sunday News graphic gives seven Gettysburg sites to see – whether it’s in this season of Gettysburg Address 150 or anytime.

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You always hope those York/Adams restaurants from yesterday will reopen: Linked in to history, June 10, 2013

Yorktownsquare.com covers the present closing of Adams County, Pennsylvania, landmark restaurant Distelfink and a plot of land in York City that has seen many owners.

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York countian sculpting gears and sprockets and scrap into art: Linked in to history, 6/3/13

Yorktownsquare.com covers street rods as ‘Art in Motion,’ upcycling and the annual reading of the Declaration of Independence at James Smith’s gravesite on July 4.

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Where did the trolley in West Manchester’s Trolley Road come from?: Linked in to history, 4/27/13

Yorktownsquare.com blog covers York County’s trolley system, ghosts signs, York County native plants, and security concerns in Gettysburg.

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Signed, ‘Anne B. Tempera (but an Anstine at heart and DNA)’: Linked in to York County history, 3/24/13

Yorktownsquare covers the widespread Anstine family, the county’s most famous ficus tree, more Gettysburg150 and the popular hobby of raising racing pigeons.

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Foustown: Glen Rock-area company town, now ghost town – Linked in to York County history, 3/18/13

Yorktownsquare.com covers early York County businesswoman Shinah Etting, Gettysburg 150 stories, lonely ghost town Foustown, and a sought-after Samurai sword.

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Decision at Hanover’s Tropical Treat – Fat boy or Italian steak? Linked in to York County history, 3/17/13

Yorktownsquare.com presents rare interior photographs of Bair’s BAE, Gettysburg150 social media, a Seven Valley’s distillery and the annual seasonal reopening of Hanover-area’s Crabbs Tropical Treat.

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Old Gettysburg Cyclorama building: Visit this round landmark while it still stands

Old Gettysburg Cyclorama building: Visit this round landmark while it still stands

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