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Image for "Men who don't often weep wept then"/Prelude to Gettysburg - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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U.S. Civil War Sites"Men who don't often weep wept then"/Prelude to Gettysburg - Gettysburg, PA

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This two-sided sign of history is part of a wonderful interpretive series called Pennsylvania Civil War Trails. This beautiful interpretive is located on historic Lincoln Highway, the same highway on which the Confederates marched over 150 years ago.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/25/2010

last visited: 8/31/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesYork County Court House - York, PA

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An important Civil War site can be found at this courthouse on the Lincoln Highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/2/2010

last visited: 8/31/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesWilliam C. Goodridge - York, PA

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This is an important site of a businessman, abolitionist who started his life born into slavery and became an important figure in the Underground Railroad. The site is marked by two historic signs NOT included in the Civil War Trails site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/17/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesLyceum - Hagerstown, Maryland

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Marker for former building which was a hospital for both sides during the Civil War in Hagerstown, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/30/2014

last visited: 2/28/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesWashington County Courthouse - Ransom- Hagerstown, Maryland

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The earlier Washington County Courthouse was site of an interesting transaction during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/30/2014

last visited: 2/28/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesSt John's Lutheran Church - Hagerstown, Maryland

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Marker with information about the role the church played in the Civil War in Hagerstown, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/29/2014

last visited: 2/28/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesWashington Monument

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The "original" Washington Monument, at Washington Monument State Park

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member robert

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/22/2006

last visited: 10/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesMiddletown, Maryland

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This entire town is a Civil War site. Historic markers, field hospitals, Civil War Trails markers, an historic district based on the town's Civil War connections & historic Route 40/National Road all make this a must-see for any history enthusiast.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/19/2011

last visited: 9/4/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesZion Lutheran Church - Middletown, MD

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One of the most prolific landmarks of this proud Civil War town doubled as a field hospital as battles raged nearby. The church overlooks Route 40 - the National Road and is a contributing structure to the Middletown Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/22/2011

last visited: 7/5/2013

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U.S. Civil War SitesTurner's Pass tablets - Zittlestown, MD

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A series of 6 tablets that descibe the events leading up to the battle at Fox's Gap.

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location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2008

last visited: 9/4/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesOld South Mountain Inn - Middletown, MD

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This site can be found along the National Road/Route 40, within this new Civil War district of about 115 properties. This is one of the most significant contributing buildings and an important Civil War site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/3/2011

last visited: 9/4/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesDeath of Two Generals - Fox's Gap, MD

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Hidden away at where the Appalachian trail crosses Reno Monument Road, there are monuments here for two Generals, one Union, one Confederate who fell on the same day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2008

last visited: 10/3/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesJoseph Poffenberger Farmstead - Sharpsburg, MD

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The Poffenberger farmstead was a major player during the Battle of Antietam. Union troops bivouacked there the night before the battle & again the next day to treat the wounded. According to the NPS, the log farmhouse was built circa 1770.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 2/11/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesD.R. Miller Farm - Sharpsburg, MD

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This house is the only remaining structure on the property which existed during the battle of Antietam. It served as a field hospital for both sides after the battle. During the battle, the land around the farm was littered with dead soldiers.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/15/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Bloody Cornfield - Sharpsburg, MD

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A locational tablet marks the western side of the Bloody Cornfield, site of the most vicious, bloody & deadliest fighting in all of the Civil War. Today it is the site of numerous monuments, markers & cannons displayed on both sides of the road.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/15/2012

last visited: 7/16/2013

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U.S. Civil War SitesDunker Church - Sharpsburg, MD

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During the battle of Antietam this church was the focal point of a number of Union attacks against the Conf. left flank. Most after action reports by commanders of both sides, including Union Gen. Hooker & Conf. Stonewall Jackson refer to the church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/11/2011

last visited: 9/4/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesHosting the Invader - Wrighsville, PA

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This Sign of History is part of a wonderful interpretive series called Pennsylvania Civil War Trails. This beautiful interpretive is located on historic Lincoln Highway, the same highway on which the Confederates marched over 150 years ago.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/9/2010

last visited: 6/16/2011

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U.S. Civil War SitesWrightsville - Wrightsville, PA

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This important sign of history marks the furthest spot north the Confederate army pushed during the Civil War. This sign greets all visitors, either pedestrian or motorists who travel across the Civil War era Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/2/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesGettysburg Campaign - Wrightsville, PA

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This is an official PHMP blue historic marker which details an important skirmish of the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/2/2010

last visited: 6/25/2011

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U.S. Civil War SitesPennsylvania Iron Industry Fuels Progress and Victory - Columbia, PA

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Wars are won with weapons. The side with the most weapons, with all things being equal, will usually win. During the Civil War, this area was a crucial Civil War site for the manufacturing of pig iron, fueling weapons for the Union army.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/25/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesRailroads During the Civil War - Columbia, PA

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This marker is part of the Civil War Trails series of interpretives, many of which can be found in this immediate area. This one is on Columbia Rotary Park, near the sidewalk, at the foot of the Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/2/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesColumbia - Columbia, PA

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This sign greets all visitors, either pedestrian or motorists who travel across the Civil War era Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge. This historic marker is part of the Civil War Trail series of interpretives found all over this area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/2/2010

last visited: 1/4/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesFirst National Bank - Columbia, PA

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This wonderful interpretive is part of the PA Civil War Trails found especially in Columbia, Wrightsville and York. This structure, a former bank, was active during the Civil War and played a significant role during Columbia's part in the War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/4/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesPrelude to Gettysburg - Columbia, PA

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This Sign of History is part of a wonderful interpretive series called Pennsylvania Civil War Trails. This beautiful interpretive is located on the grounds of the Susquehanna Valley Visitor Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/7/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesA Desperate Plan - Columbia, PA

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Welcome to Columbia, PA, a hot bed of civil war activity! A beautiful interpretive tells about a pivotal turning point in the Civil War. Read on....

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/7/2010

last visited: never

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