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U.S. Civil War SitesOak Ridge - Gettysburg, PA

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Oak Ridge is crestline of a hill that was the location of 1863 Battle of Gettysburg combat and at which the Eternal Light Peace Memorial was constructed for the battle's 50th reunion. Numerous other monuments dot the landscape of this battle site.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/21/2011

last visited: 9/1/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Battle of Gettysburg Begins - Gettysburg, PA

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Perhaps one of the most important Civil War sites is located here along the Lincoln Highway. For it was here that the Battle of Gettysburg began and the beginning of the end for the Confederates could be recorded.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/24/2011

last visited: 9/9/2011

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U.S. Civil War SitesMcPherson Barn - Gettysburg, PA

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One of the most recognizable sites on the Lincoln Highway within Gettysburg is the McPherson Barn. This is all that is left of the original farm, with this relic being restored in 1978.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/9/2011

last visited: 9/1/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesSeminary Ridge Battlefield - Gettysburg, PA

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There were many different battlefield during the Battle of Gettysburg. Seminary Ridge is a dendritic ridge which was an area of Battle of Gettysburg engagements during the American Civil War.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/8/2010

last visited: 10/15/2006

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U.S. Civil War SitesBarlow Knoll - Gettysburg, PA

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Barlow Knoll is one of several battlefields which set the stage for the Battle of Gettysburg, being a first day site of fighting on July 1, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/6/2011

last visited: 10/9/2011

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U.S. Civil War SitesLutheran Theological Seminary - Gettysburg, PA

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This Seminary is very old, founded in 1826 according to the several old signs scattered about the campus. The institution and its sprawling acres and its old brick buildings are best known for their participation in the Battle of Gettysburg.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/22/2012

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Gettysburg Train Station - Gettysburg, PA

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The Gettysburg Train Station was in operation from 1858 to 1942. It is famous for Lincoln's visit during his Gettysburg Address and serving as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/21/2011

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesChrist Lutheran Church - Gettysburg, PA

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Christ Lutheran Church is the oldest structure in Gettysburg continuously used as a Church, founded in 1835. It was one of the first field hospitals used during the Battle of Gettysburg & is an important Civil War site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/1/2011

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesBlue Parrot Bistro - Private Residence - Field Hospital - Gettysburg, PA

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According to the web site for the Blue Parrot Bistro that currently occupies the building, this building was a private residence at the time of the Battle of Gettysburg that housed many surgeons.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/21/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesAdams County Courthouse - Gettysburg, PA

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During the Battle of Gettysburg, this courthouse, then only four years old was used as a hospital, as were most local buildings, albeit, this one was well documented. The building was also occupied by Confederate troops for a time.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/12/2013

last visited: 3/29/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesFirst Home of Seminary and College - Gettysburg, PA

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This house served as a field hospital during the Civi War and still has an artillery shell stuck in the front of the house. An impressive interpretive out front tells al about this locally famous Civil War site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/10/2010

last visited: 3/29/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesSt. Francis Xavier Church - Gettysburg, PA

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Beautiful church with strong ties dating back to the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/29/2010

last visited: 3/29/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesTemples of Mercy

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The Presbyterian Church of Gettysburg was used as a hospital during the Civil War.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/26/2008

last visited: 3/29/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe High Street or Common School - Gettysburg, PA

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Yet another public building on High Street which turned hospital during July 1, 1863. The Battle of Gettysburg pushed many building into service during that horrible three day blood bath. A beautiful interpretive out front tells the tale.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/28/2010

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesAdams County Prison - Gettysburg, PA

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This retired prison was an important meeting place for the enemy as the planned for their July 3rd engagement of the Union Army on the final day of the Battle of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/29/2010

last visited: 3/29/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesTrinity United Church of Christ - Gettysburg, PA

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Seems like all the churches & schools played a role in the Battle of Gettysburg, the turning point of the Civil War. This church was no exception. It served as a hospital during the battle. A beautiful interpretive out front tells the tale.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/27/2010

last visited: 9/2/2014

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U.S. Civil War SitesTillie Pierce House - Gettysburg, PA

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Welcome to the Pierce House, witness to some incredible Civil War action. Like all historical Civil War sites in this world famous town, this one too has an interpretive out front which tells the tail through the eyes of a fifteen year old girl.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/17/2010

last visited: 3/29/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesAnnoying "...the enemy very seriously" - Gettysburg, PA

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On this site, next to the intersection, along the street and in front of this house the Confederates made an offensive line where they shot at the Union troops on East Cemetery Hill, about .3 miles away. They were indeed sharpshoters.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/1/2010

last visited: 3/29/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesSchriver House Museum- Gettysburg, PA

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This significant civil war house and contributing structure to the historic district is marked by the historical society and has been turned into a museum to teach about local cultural history with regards to the Battle of Gettysburg.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/1/2010

last visited: 3/29/2015

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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.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/26/2010

last visited: 3/29/2015

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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.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/27/2011

last visited: 8/3/2011

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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.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/18/2013

last visited: 3/29/2015

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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 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.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/25/2011

last visited: never

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