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U.S. Civil War SitesU.S. Army Hospital on Penn Common - York, PA

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After the battle of Gettysburg, Yorkers sent over 30 wagons filled with nurses, volunteers, food and supplies. Doctors at York Hospital treated more than 14,000 soldiers during the war, losing only 200.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesRiding of the Rails - York, PA

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This Civil War interpretive is part of a wonderful series called Pennsylvania Civil War Trails. This beautiful interpretive is located on historic Lincoln Highway, in front of the reconstructed Colonial Courthouse (ca 1976).

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Underground Railroad and Precursors to War Interpretive - York, PA

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This Civil War interpretive is part of a wonderful series called Pennsylvania Civil War Trails. This beautiful interpretive is located on historic Lincoln Highway, at the northwest corner of Continental Square, within the York Historic District.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesYork Surrenders to Save City - York, PA

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This Civil War interpretive is part of a wonderful series called Pennsylvania Civil War Trails. This beautiful interpretive is located on historic Lincoln Highway, at the northeast corner of Continental Square, within the York Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2010

last visited: 8/31/2014

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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.

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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.

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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.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/17/2010

last visited: never

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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....

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/7/2010

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesEast Cavalry Field - Battle of Gettysburg - Gettysburg. PA

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An important battlefield on the outskirts of Gettysburg about as far east as you can get within the town limits. The main road, East Cavalry Field Road is littered with interpretives and monuments which tell the tale of the great battle.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/12/2011

last visited: 4/18/2015

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

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Benner's Hill is a Civil War site about .95 miles west of the center of town and .91 miles northeast of Cemetery Hill. It was from here, on July 2, 1863, Confederate artillery pounded Union positions @ Cemetery Hill, Culp's Hill and Stevens' Knoll.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/2/2013

last visited: never

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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.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/6/2011

last visited: 10/9/2011

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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.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/8/2011

last visited: 9/2/2014

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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 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.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/27/2010

last visited: 9/2/2014

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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 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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