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U.S. Civil War SitesLittle Round Top - Gettysburg, PA

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Little Round Top is the smaller of two rocky hills south of Gettysburg—the companion to the adjacent, taller hill named Big Round Top. It was the site of an unsuccessful assault by Confederate troops against the Union left flank on July 2, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/8/2012

last visited: 9/1/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesDevil's Den - Gettysburg, PA

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Devil's Den is the most sought after piece of real estate for kids, ghost hunters, Civil War buffs and re-enactors. From the air it looks like the bones of a foot. From the ground, it is a gigantic, jumbled mass of boulders.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/22/2013

last visited: 9/1/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesGeorge Weikert Farm Barn - Gettysburg, PA

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This 18th century barn saw significant action during the Battle of Gettysburg, when the barn was used as a temporary field hospital by Union troops on the July 2-3, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/11/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesAbraham (Catherine) Trostle Farm Barn - Gettysburg, PA

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No Civil War barn or civilian site has received as much notoriety as the Trostle Barn. Built in 1850, this large Pennsylvania style bank barn still bears the hole in the brick under the side gable, where an enemy cannon ball passed through it.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesPeach Orchard - Gettysburg, PA

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A very famous second day battlefield consisting today of a replanted peach orchard and many monuments is marked by a cast iron sign denoting the historical nature of this site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/19/2011

last visited: 4/5/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesWilliam Patterson Farm House - Gettysburg, PA

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The Park Service recently dumped a bunch of money into this farm house, bringing it back to its former Civil War glory. The house served as a field hospital and was also reportedly hit by a shell during the Confederate cannonade.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/16/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesJoseph Sherfy Farm House - Gettysburg, PA

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This farm featured prominently in the Battle of Gettysburg & was added as a contributing structure to this historic district. The house stood between line of CS & US troops on July 2 & 3 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/18/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesDaniel F Klingel Farm House - Gettysburg, PA

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This farm featured prominently in the Battle of Gettysburg & was added as a contributing structure to this historic district. On July 2, 1863, Union soldiers took shelter in the house as they defended themselves and the farmstead was devastated.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/16/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesJacob Hummelbaugh Farm House - Gettysburg, PA

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The Hummelbaugh House was used as a Union field hospital where CSA Brigadier General William Barksdale died. The house was also used as a field headquarters for Alfred Pleasonton, the general commanding the Union cavalry.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/7/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesHenry Spangler Farm House - Gettysburg, PA

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The original structures on the farm including the farm house were constructed circa 1820 by George Plank. The farm was purchased by Henry Spangler in 1862. Today the house has been rehabbed in many ways and is a beautiful addition to the district.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/15/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Angle - Gettysburg, PA

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The angle was the scene of Pickett's charge on July 3, 1863, a move which ultimately doomed the Confederacy.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/21/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesLydia Leister Farm House - Gettysburg, PA

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This house achieved fame in 1863 as the headquarters for General Meade and as the place where the on the evening of July 2, 1863, General Meade held a famous council of war in the home.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/21/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesAbraham Brian Farm House - Gettysburg, PA

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The Brian House is an important Civil War site as it served as the 2nd Corps headquarters & was a strategic military position during Pickett's charge of July 3, 1863. The house is unique as its owner at the time of the Battle was a freed slave.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/2/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesWright (Guinn) Farm House - Gettysburg, PA

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According to the NRHP narrative, this house was constructed in 1750 and served as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/27/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesZiegler's Grove - Gettysburg, PA

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Just south of the town square can be found Ziegler's Grove, an important Gettysburg Battlefield location that was the scene of fierce fighting and the location of Pickett's Charge on July 3, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/22/2011

last visited: 2/5/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesSpangler's Spring - Gettysburg, PA

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One of the really neat & unique Civil War sites referenced not only in the American Guide Series & Wikipedia but countless other historical documents and reference material. Spangler's Spring provided fresh water for both sides of the conflict.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/8/2011

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesGettysburg Address - Gettysburg, PA

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This speech was delivered on the afternoon of Thursday November 19, 1863 by President Abraham Lincoln at the dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg PA.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesEvergreen Cemetery - Gettysburg, PA

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The Evergreen Cemetery is the oldest cemetery in Gettysburg, predating the Nat'l Cemetery by almost a full decade. The cemetery saw action & suffered significant damage during the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863. Several monuments can be found here.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/25/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesGettysburg National Cemetery - Gettysburg, PA

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Out of necessity & posterity, the Gettysburg Nat'l Cemetery was created. Today it is a must see location to fully appreciate & understand American History. The site is electric & if you listen closely, you might still hear Lincoln..."Four Score..."

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/11/2010

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesEast Cemetery Hill - Gettysburg, PA

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This preserved battlefield was a pivotal turning point in the Civil War. The battlefield is located across from the Gettysburg National Cemetery which was constructed as a direct result of this battle due to the high loss of life.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/12/2010

last visited: 10/15/2006

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U.S. Civil War SitesCulp's Hill - Gettysburg, PA

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During the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1–3, 1863, Culp's Hill was a critical part of the Union army defensive line, the right flank, or "barbed" portion of what is described as the "fish-hook" line.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/8/2011

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesDobbin House - Gettysburg, PA

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The Dobbin House is a tavern, bar, restaurant, museum, tourist attraction, Underground Railroad stop, haunted and 100% fun! One of the best ways to put the Civil WAr into context is to visit this authentic Civil War site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/18/2013

last visited: 3/29/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesSachs Covered Bridge - Gettysburg, PA

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This covered bridge is dubbed as Pennsylvania's most historic covered bridge. The Confederate army bid a hasty adieu to Gettysburg and retreated over this bridge in July of 1863. It was originally built in 1852 by David S. Stoner.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: 3/29/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Jenny Wade House - Gettysburg, PA

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This site is as it was in this house the only Civilian was killed during the Battle of Gettysburg. She was killed in the house's kitchen on the 3rd day of the battle: July 3, 1863. Along with her sister & mother, helped the Union by baking bread.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/27/2011

last visited: 8/3/2011

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U.S. Civil War SitesA Union General Escapes Capture - Gettysburg, PA

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An important structure of the Civil War still remains in historic Gettysburg. An interpretive out front tells the story. The house and marker are located at 323 South Baltimore Street. The interpretive is street side.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/26/2010

last visited: 3/29/2015

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