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Image for Sniper suspects caught at Myersville rest stop - Myersville MDview gallery

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News Article LocationsSniper suspects caught at Myersville rest stop - Myersville MD

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This rest stop on I-70 near Myersville, Maryland, was where the DC snipers that terrorized the region in 2002 were arrested. The area was closed for several years and only recently remodeled and reopened.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member akern.geo

location: Maryland

date approved: 10/6/2010

last visited: 7/5/2014

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News Article LocationsPark Service Works to Restore an Antietam Gem - Sharpsburg, MD

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This house is the only intact remaining structure on the property which existed during the battle of Antietam. It served as a field hospital for both sides. This log house was first built in 1790. As of Aug of 2011, the house was under renovated.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/15/2012

last visited: never

Image for 104th N.Y. Infantry Monument (1944 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MDview gallery

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Photos Then and Now104th N.Y. Infantry Monument (1944 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MD

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This monument was dedicated on September 27, 1917 by the State of New York. Twenty-seven years later this 'Then" picture was snapped with only one difference to be seen...can you find it?

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/18/2011

last visited: never

Image for 2nd Vermont Sharpshooters Monument (1900 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MDview gallery

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Photos Then and Now2nd Vermont Sharpshooters Monument (1900 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MD

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Antietam photos are much more plentiful as the installation of the majority of the monuments coincided with the turn-of-the-century photo craze when everything had to be photographed, including this monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/8/2012

last visited: 9/4/2014

Image for Maryland State Monument (1899 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MDview gallery

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Photos Then and NowMaryland State Monument (1899 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MD

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Here's a picture of the construction of one of the most iconic monuments at Antietam and a look at how it appears today.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/16/2011

last visited: 4/21/2014

Image for Maryland State Monument (1904 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MDview gallery

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Photos Then and NowMaryland State Monument (1904 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MD

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This penny postcard was created just after the installation and dedication of this monument in 1900 and provides a look at what the park looked like in its early years

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/16/2011

last visited: 4/21/2014

Image for Maryland State Monument (1904 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MDview gallery

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Picture Perfect PostcardsMaryland State Monument (1904 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MD

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This penny postcard was created just after the installation and dedication of this monument in 1900 and provides a look at what the park looked like in its early years

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/15/2011

last visited: 4/21/2014

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Picture Perfect PostcardsDunker Church (1930 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MD

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This picture tandem boasts a terrific postcard of the Dunker Church, exemplifying its beauty and simplicity. The church figured prominently in the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/11/2011

last visited: 4/24/2014

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Photos Then and NowDunker Church (1930 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MD

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This picture tandem boasts a terrific postcard of the Dunker Church, exemplifying its beauty and simplicity. The church figured prominently in the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/11/2011

last visited: 9/4/2014

Image for Dunker Church (1961 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MDview gallery

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Photos Then and NowDunker Church (1961 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MD

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The original of this picture duo shows the historic Dunker Church and Civil War site during its reconstruction in the early 60s. 50 years later, except for shutters, the church looks the same.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/11/2011

last visited: 9/4/2014

Image for New York State Monument (1930 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MDview gallery

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Photos Then and NowNew York State Monument (1930 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MD

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Neat postcard highlights the New York State monument and presents an informative narrative.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/16/2011

last visited: 3/23/2013

Image for Antietam Newcomer House To Open As Visitor Center - Sharpsburg, MDview gallery

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News Article LocationsAntietam Newcomer House To Open As Visitor Center - Sharpsburg, MD

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The historic Newcomer House at Antietam National Battlefield opened as a visitor center & museum on Sept. 14, 2010. The grand opening weekend was on September 17-19, 2010.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/21/2011

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsLee Statue Now Part of ANB Park - Keedysville, MD

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This article details the controversy swirling around this equestrian monument in 2005. Created by sculptor Ron Moore, the equestrian statue was dedicated on June 24, 2003, the sculpture became part of the Antietam Battlefield, sparking debate.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/13/2011

last visited: never

Image for The Lodge - Gathland State Park - Marylandview gallery

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Photos Then and NowThe Lodge - Gathland State Park - Maryland

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The Lodge is a stone building on the estate of George Townsend.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/14/2012

last visited: 2/22/2014

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News Article LocationsMonumental Move - Middletown, MD

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In March of 2009, this locally famous monument was moved to a more accessible location along the National Road - Route 40. This is the third location for this monument, its second move.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/28/2011

last visited: 7/3/2011

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1000 Places to See Before You DieHarpers Ferry, West Virginia

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Harpers Ferry is situated around Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. Walking around the lower section of town is like walking through history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: West Virginia

date approved: 7/31/2009

last visited: 9/3/2014

Image for Defacing History: Covered Bridge a Target for Vandals - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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News Article LocationsDefacing History: Covered Bridge a Target for Vandals - Gettysburg, PA

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Six years ago, In another act of barbaric vandalism, a local savage or savages broke a 13-foot siding board, and spray-painted a pagan symbol on the bridge's wooden floorboards.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/1/2013

last visited: 3/29/2014

Image for The Round Barn  -  Biglerville, PAview gallery

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Photos Then and NowThe Round Barn - Biglerville, PA

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This old barn is one of the few remaining round barns in the US.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/30/2008

last visited: 9/4/2010

Image for 18th Pennsylvania Cavalry Monument (1900 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Photos Then and Now18th Pennsylvania Cavalry Monument (1900 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PA

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This PA monument is 1 of 110 for various state units found in the park, bearing the ubiquitous relief found in many PA monuments. It marks the position of 18 PA Cavalry on July 3, 1863 prior to its charge on Confederate infantry men at Bushman Farm.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/6/2012

last visited: never

Image for Georgia State Memorial (1961 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Photos Then and NowGeorgia State Memorial (1961 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PA

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There are 4 of these monuments, all identical @ 3 other battlefields w/ the same attributable quote courtesy of General George Doles of the Georgia Brigade - "We sleep here in obedience to law; when duty called we came, when country called, we died".

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/12/2012

last visited: 9/1/2014

Image for Major General William Wells Statue (1913 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Photos Then and NowMajor General William Wells Statue (1913 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PA

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The dedication of the Wells statue brought a huge crowd from up north, who traveled down from Vermont to pay their respects & acknowledge this true War hero. With the dedication came the publication of a book and several period photos of the event.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/4/2012

last visited: 9/1/2014

Image for Major General William Wells Statue II (1913 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Photos Then and NowMajor General William Wells Statue II (1913 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PA

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The dedication of the Wells statue brought a huge crowd from up north, who traveled down from Vermont to pay their respects & acknowledge this true War hero. With the dedication came the publication of a book and several period photos of the event.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/4/2012

last visited: 9/1/2014

Image for Major General William Wells Statue III (1913 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Photos Then and NowMajor General William Wells Statue III (1913 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PA

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The dedication of the Wells statue brought a huge crowd from up north, who traveled down from Vermont to pay their respects & acknowledge this true War hero. With the dedication came the publication of a book and several period photos of the event.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/4/2012

last visited: 1/1/2015

Image for Companies A, B, D, & H, US (NY) Sharpshooters Monument (1902 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Photos Then and NowCompanies A, B, D, & H, US (NY) Sharpshooters Monument (1902 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PA

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One of 90 monuments honoring N.Y. units in the Gettysburg campaign. The memorial, dedicated July 2, 1889, is located where four companies of sharpshooters reconnoitered on the afternoon of July 2, 1863, running into skirmishes with Confederate units.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/22/2012

last visited: never

Image for 3rd Maine Infantry Position Marker (1900 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Photos Then and Now3rd Maine Infantry Position Marker (1900 - 2012) - Gettysburg, PA

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Some of the larger monuments have smaller position markers which designate locations where detachments were located during the Battle of Gettysburg. Although they are not listed independently, they are still critical to understanding the park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/11/2012

last visited: never

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