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Field HospitalsJunior Fire Station No. 3 - Hagerstown, Maryland

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Former fire station which served as a field hospital during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/4/2014

last visited: 2/28/2015

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Field HospitalsSt. Mark's Episcopal Church--Lappans - Boonsboro, Maryland

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Historic Episcopal church in rural area near Boonsboro, Maryland served as a small field hospital during the U.S. Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/13/2014

last visited: never

Image for Joseph Poffenberger Farmstead - U.S. Civil War - Sharpsburg, MDview gallery

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Field HospitalsJoseph Poffenberger Farmstead - U.S. Civil War - 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: 2/12/2012

last visited: never

Image for D.R. Miller Farm - U.S. Civil War - Middletown, MDview gallery

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Field HospitalsD.R. Miller Farm - U.S. Civil War - Middletown, MD

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After the Battle of Antietam, the Miller Farm served as a field hospital for both the Confederate and Union Armies.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/15/2012

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsDunker Church - U.S Civil War - 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: 12/12/2011

last visited: 9/4/2014

Image for McMurran Hall/Old Town Hall - U.S. Civil War - Sheperdstown, WVview gallery

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Field HospitalsMcMurran Hall/Old Town Hall - U.S. Civil War - Sheperdstown, WV

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This building, at the time of the Antietam or Maryland Campaign, was the town hall, unfinished, when it and any available building in Shepherdstown were made into field hospitals.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: West Virginia

date approved: 12/12/2014

last visited: 9/4/2014

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Field HospitalsEntler Hotel - U.S. Civil War - Shepherdstown, WV

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Union soldiers were treated in this former hotel after the bloody battle of Antietam.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/21/2012

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsZion Lutheran Church - U.S. Civil War - 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: 7/3/2014

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Field HospitalsThe Wheatfield - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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An often overlooked & well-hidden, yet significant monument records the location and events of a makeshift field hospital established on the front lines near the Wheatfield during the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: 4/5/2015

Image for Henry Spangler Farm - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Field HospitalsHenry Spangler Farm - U.S. Civil War - 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. During the Battle of Gettysburg after, the farm structures served as a field hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/17/2012

last visited: never

Image for Abraham (Catherine) Trostle Farm House - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Field HospitalsAbraham (Catherine) Trostle Farm House - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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According to the NRHP and NPS, the farmhouse was used as a field hospital on July 2 after the Confederates attacked here and Bigelow's Battery suffered heavy casualties.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/9/2013

last visited: never

Image for George Weikert Barn & Farmhouse - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Field HospitalsGeorge Weikert Barn & Farmhouse - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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This 18th century barn and house both saw significant action during the Battle of Gettysburg, when they were used as a temporary field hospitals by Union troops on the July 2-3, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/11/2013

last visited: never

Image for McPherson Barn - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Field HospitalsMcPherson Barn - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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One of the most recognizable sites on the Lincoln Highway w/in Gettysburg is the McPherson Barn. This is all that is left of the original farm, w/ this relic being pushed into field hospital service on July 1, 1863, the first day of the great battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/10/2011

last visited: 9/1/2014

Image for Jacob Hummelbaugh Farm House - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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

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The Hummelbaugh House was used as a Union field hospital where CSA Brigadier General William Barksdale died.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/7/2013

last visited: never

Image for William Patterson Farm House - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Field HospitalsWilliam Patterson Farm House - U.S. Civil War - 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.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/16/2013

last visited: never

Image for Schmucker Hall - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Field HospitalsSchmucker Hall - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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Like many buildings in gettysburg, Schmucker Hall 'served' during the Civil War. The structure was used as a field hospital for both armies during the Battle of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/24/2012

last visited: never

Image for Lydia Leister Farm Barn - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Field HospitalsLydia Leister Farm Barn - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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This turn-of-the-18th-century barn is a contributing structure to the Gettysburg historic district. During and after the battle of Gettysburg, the barn served as a field hospital for wounded Union troops.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/20/2013

last visited: never

Image for Wright (Guinn) Farm House - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Field HospitalsWright (Guinn) Farm House - U.S. Civil War - 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.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/28/2013

last visited: never

Image for Dobbin House - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Field HospitalsDobbin House - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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Besides a field hospital, the Dobbin House is also a tavern, restaurant, museum, tourist attraction, Underground Railroad stop, haunted & 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: 4/19/2013

last visited: 3/29/2015

Image for Evergreen Cemetery Gatehouse - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Field HospitalsEvergreen Cemetery Gatehouse - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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The cornerstone for the Evergreen Cemetery gatehouse was laid on September 1, 1855. Not too long after its completion, its owners were tended to the wounded and the dying. This site was in the center of the fighting.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/9/2013

last visited: never

Image for First Home of Seminary and College - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Field HospitalsFirst Home of Seminary and College - U.S. Civil War - 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: 11/17/2010

last visited: 3/29/2015

Image for St. Francis Xavier Church - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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

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Beautiful church with strong ties dating back to the Civil War, including serving as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/17/2010

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Field HospitalsChrist Lutheran Church - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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This old church was one of the first to be used as a field hospital at the onset of the Battle of Gettysburg, June 1, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/1/2011

last visited: 9/2/2014

Image for Gettysburg Presbyterian Church - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Field HospitalsGettysburg Presbyterian Church - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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This Presbyterian church is rather famous having served as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg and having been visited by two United States Presidents.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/29/2013

last visited: 3/29/2015

Image for Adams County Courthouse - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Field HospitalsAdams County Courthouse - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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During the Battle of Gettysburg, during the Civil War, this courthouse, then only four years old was used as a hospital, as were most local buildings, albeit, this one was well documented.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/12/2013

last visited: 3/29/2015

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