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There's a Book About ItAn Authentic History of Donegal Presbyterian Church - Mt. Joy, PA

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Donegal Presbyterian Church Complex is a historic Presbyterian church complex with deep ties to the Revolutionary War. The church was built in 1732 and has been going strong ever since. This book provides an early account of the church.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/10/2013

last visited: 10/12/2014

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There's a Book About ItA Sanctuary for the Wounded: The Civil War Hospital at Christ Lutheran Church, Gettysburg

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This old church was one of the first to serve as a field hospital during the onset of the Battle of Gettysburg on July 1, 1863. Now, there is a new book about it which came out

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/2/2011

last visited: 4/6/2012

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There's a Book About ItAt Gettysburg - Battle of Gettysburg - Gettysburg, PA

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The book, 'At Gettysburg, Or What a Girl Saw and Heard of the Battle,' by Mrs. Tillie Pierce Alleman, is a first hand account of the horrors of the Battle of Gettysburg from the point of the view of a young citizen of the borough.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/6/2014

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItGettysburg: Sentinels of Stone

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Welcome to Gettysburg, home of endless memorials, monuments and markers. It can get confusing keeping track of all the regiments, various states and the individual men who fought in the war. Fortunately, there is a book about it.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 12/13/2010

last visited: 4/22/2014

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There's a Book About ItA Complete Hand-Book of the Monuments and Indications and Guide to the Positions on the Gettysburg Battlefield

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This is a must have for anyone visiting the Gettysburg, especially with an eye on the monuments, memorials and markers which dot and litter the landscape. This book has amazing cultural importance and is a significant historical document.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/22/2011

last visited: 4/22/2014

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There's a Book About ItBeyond the Gatehouse: Gettysburg's Evergreen Cemetery - Gettysburg, PA

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In 117 pages Brian Kennell (2000) offers a history of this historic cemetery, discusses some famous burials and puts the site in context, explaining its link to the Battle of Gettysburg.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/25/2011

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItOne Soldier's Legacy: The National Homestead at Gettysburg - Gettysburg, PA

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This book tells about the inspiration for and the creation of the National Homestead for orphaned children.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/23/2011

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItThe Alexander Dobbin House in Gettysburg: A Short History - Gettysburg, PA

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The Dobbin House is a tavern, restaurant, museum, tourist attraction, Underground Railroad stop, haunted & 100% fun! The best way to put the Civil War into context is to visit this authentic Civil War site using this book as the perfect companion.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/18/2013

last visited: 3/29/2015

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There's a Book About ItDedication of the Statue to Brevet Major-General William Wells - Gettysburg, PA

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An entire book has been written about this location and this specific statue as well as the dedication ceremony which surrounded it back on May 30, 1914. This statue commemorates a true hero of the Potomac Army, Major General William Wells, Jr.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/14/2012

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItProceedings on the Occasion of the Dedication of the Monument on the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Paoli Massacre - Malvern, PA

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On September 20, 1877 on the hundredth anniversary of the Paoli massacre & in consequence of the original monument being completely unsuitable a new monument was erected for the Battle of Paoli. This book tells the entire story.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/30/2013

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItUSS Constellation: A Short History of the Last All-Sail Warship Built by the U.S. Navy - Baltimore City, MD

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Tis book is all about the USS Constellation, the last all sail warship for the United States. The sloop was instrumental in helping the Union defeat the Confederacy as well as stymieing Southern Slave trade on the open waters.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/25/2013

last visited: 11/8/2014

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There's a Book About ItMonument to the First New Jersey Brigade of the Continental Army - Valley Forge, PA

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With its fully-uniformed soldier on top, this 27-foot shaft is one of the tallest & definitely one of the most ornate of monuments @ Valley Forge equalling in height similar monuments @ Antietam & Gettysburg. This book tells all about the sculpture.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/13/2013

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItThe Union Prison at Fort Delaware: A Perfect Hell on Earth by Brian Temple

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Constructed in 1817, Fort Delaware on Pea Patch Island was orignally for protection of the ports of Wilmington and Philadelphia, but soon became a feared prison for Confederate Soldiers during the Civil War.

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location: Delaware

date approved: 7/1/2009

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItUnlikely Allies: Fort Delaware's Prison Community In The Civil War by Dale Fetzer

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Constructed in 1817, Fort Delaware on Pea Patch Island was orignally for protection of the ports of Wilmington and Philadelphia, but soon became a feared prison for Confederate Soldiers during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 94RedRover

location: Delaware

date approved: 7/1/2009

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItRecords of Zion Lutheran Church, Middletown, Frederick County, Maryland, 1781-1826 - Middletown, MD

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An entire book was written many years ago about this very locally famous church offering a complete and concise history of the church, paying particular attention to the people who were a part of it.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/26/2011

last visited: 3/7/2015

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There's a Book About ItWashington Monument - Philadelphia, PA

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Fantastic book which gives an elusive description of an old monument in the City of Brotherly Love. If not for electronic copies of 19th century books, much information about historic art would have been lost; this book preserves important history.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/9/2011

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItForty Minutes by the Delaware: The story of the Whitalls, Red Bank Plantation, and the Battle for Fort Mercer by Lee Patrick Anderson

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In October 1777, the British sent a troop of 1,200 Hessian sent to attack Fort Mercer at Red Bank, a strategic river-side fort that helped protect Philadelphia from the British Navy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 94RedRover

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/1/2009

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItPhiladelphia's Arch Street Meeting House - Philadelphia, PA

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This 308 page book was published recently in 2012 and does a decent job giving a thorough biography on our city's oldest meeting house. The meeting house was built in 1804 and enlarged in 1811, so there is a lot of history to read about.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/17/2013

last visited: 10/27/2013

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There's a Book About ItThe Friends' Meeting House - A Centennial Celebration - Philadelphia, PA

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A book about this historic church details 100 years of existence. The meetinghouse was built in 1804 and this book was published in 1904. This book is a reprint of the original book, published before 1923.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/15/2011

last visited: 10/27/2013

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There's a Book About ItChrist Church, Philadelphia: The Nation's Church in a Changing City - Philadelphia, PA

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This is an excellent book for a detailed history of the NRHP Christ Church, a National Historic Landmark and a unique historic site that continues its original function as an Episcopal parish. More than 250,000 tourists visit the church each year!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/12/2013

last visited: 9/23/2013

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There's a Book About ItThe First Reformed Church - Easton, Pennsylvania.

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Steeped deep with German roots, this church has churned on through the years, witness & influential to important American history. Once it served Lutheran interests but now it serves the First United Church of Christ. This book tells that story.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/9/2013

last visited: 10/25/2013

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