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Gettysburg National Military Park Newswire

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    Wednesday Jul 19 | Art Daily

    ... he directed the $125 million capital campaign to build a new museum and visitor center at Gettysburg National Military Park. He oversaw all museum operations, including ticketing, reservations, visitor services and facilities management. He has also ...

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  2. In Pa., tourism dollars and jobs are lackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... Mike Fox, of Mechanicsburg, gets ready to perform Saturday Aug. 15, 2015 at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center with the band The Susquehanna Travellers during the 20th annual Gettysburg Music Muster in Gettysburg. ...

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  3. Well, It Looks Like Progressives Decided Not To Cause Chaos At Gettysburg After AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | Townhall

    ... (via Philadelphia Inquirer ): Groups planning to counter protests by anarchists at Gettysburg National Military Park during this weekend's 154th anniversary of the Civil War battle might find themselves turning out for nothing. A total of four ... 7 comments

  4. Military Families Are Looking For Something -- Anything -- From Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | Switched

    ... that this area is famous for every Fourth of July weekend. That was for the tourists; the Gettysburg National Military Park and its surrounding county often see more than a million of them each year. Clark, 65, was focused on outreach. He waved at ...

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  5. Drive to remove Confederate symbols spurs backlashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | Fox News

    ... Pat Roller of Pasadena, Md., told Fox News in front of the North Carolina monument at Gettysburg National Military Park. "I have ancestry on both sides." Roller, who said she takes photos for the Sons of Confederate Veterans, said she doesn't know ...

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  6. Gettysburg tower, called an 'eyesore,' demolished in 2000Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | PennLive.com

    ... body crumbled like a model made of pick-up sticks. In seconds, the tower that overlooked Gettysburg National Military Park and bedeviled historical preservationists for nearly three decades was gone. And Andy Waskie, who was portraying Gen. George ...

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  7. He came to rally against a non-existent protest. Then he shot himself in the leg.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 2 | Bellingham Herald

    Last week, rumors began to swirl online that left-wing, anti-facist "Antifa" protesters were planning to desecrate graves and monuments and burn Confederate flags at Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania on Saturday, according to media reports. Despite the local Antifa chapter insisting such rumors were untrue, counter-protesters were quick to mobilize.

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  8. Pro-confederate 'patriot' mistakenly shoots himself while trying...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 2 | The Raw Story

    A self-described "patriot" who showed up to counter-protest at an anti-fascism rally that never happened at Gettysburg National Military Park managed to shoot himself with an ancient gun he was packing. According to Fox43 , 23-year-old Benjamin Hornberger showed up to attend a rumored "anti-fa" rally when his gun went off and the bullet lodged in his thigh.

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  9. Man accidentally shoots self in leg at Gettysburg park rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 2 | York Dispatch

    Authorities say a man participating in a free speech rally at Gettysburg National Military Park accidentally shot himself in the leg. Man accidentally shoots self in leg at Gettysburg park rally Authorities say a man participating in a free speech rally at Gettysburg National Military Park accidentally shot himself in the leg.

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  10. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | Evening Sun

    Gettysburg National Military Park remains calm despite protests Groups with permits for First Amendment activities still attended Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://evesun.co/2tCxXxK Despite rumors of rallies and protests, it was a generally quiet and peaceful day for those attending events related to the anniversary of the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg at Gettysburg National Military Park on Saturday. While a handful of individuals with groups that had applied for permits for First Amendment activities arrived and sat in fenced-off areas, there was far from the thousands of demonstrators that some expected to attend.

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  11. House that survived Gettysburg up for overnight visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | O-R Online

    ... way to larger field hospitals, according to Savannah Rose, a seasonal ranger with the Gettysburg National Military Park. The 209-year-old brick-and-stone house stands near 30 S. Confederate Ave. within the Gettysburg National Military Park. It has ...

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  12. Man accidentally shoots self in leg at rallyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 1 | ABC News

    Authorities say a man participating in a free speech rally at Gettysburg National Military Park accidentally shot himself in the leg. Park spokeswoman Katie Lawhon says the man's revolver accidentally discharged shortly before 1 p.m. Saturday near the Meade Equestrian Statue in the central Pennsylvania park.

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  13. Confederate flag and Second Amendment supporters gather in GettysburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | PennLive.com

    Rumors of demonstrations and possible flag burnings in Gettysburg lead to counter protesters like a group calling itself Real 3% Risen and Sons of Confederate Veterans Mechanized Cavalry the requesting free speech permits and holding events in support of the Confederate flag and Second Amendment at the Gettysburg National Military Park in Gettysburg Pennsylvania on Saturday, July 1 2017.

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  14. Man accidentally shoots himself at Gettysburg park rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | USA Today

    A man participating in a free speech rally at Gettysburg National Military Park accidentally shot himself in the left leg with a revolver Saturday, a park official said. Man accidentally shoots himself at Gettysburg park rally A man participating in a free speech rally at Gettysburg National Military Park accidentally shot himself in the left leg with a revolver Saturday, a park official said.

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  15. 'Patriot' shoots himself in leg at GettysburgRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 1 | Fox News

    A self-described "patriot" who went to Gettysburg National Military Park on Saturday following rumors that members of an alt-left group would be there to desecrate Confederal memorials, shot himself in the leg with his own revolver. U.S. Park Police quickly responded and applied a tourniquet.

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  16. After all the hubbub online, here's what's really happening in GettysburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | PennLive.com

    ... requests for permits to demonstrate Saturday, said Katie Lawhon, the spokeswoman for Gettysburg National Military Park. The park set up the fenced areas for demonstrators in an area where they could be seen and exercise their rights, but not damage ...

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  17. Gettysburg anniversary seeing few flare-ups, despite rumors of violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | Fox News

    ... had applied for permits to demonstrate in the battlefield, Katie Lawhon, a spokeswoman for Gettysburg National Military Park, said. The Sons of Confederate Veterans and the Real 3% Risen applied and received special use permits for 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. ...

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  18. Park Service prepares for protests despite statement from a Antifaa ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | WPMT-TV York

    The National Park Service is preparing for demonstrations on Saturday in spite of a statement by the group allegedly at the center of the controversy that they will not participate. Social media chatter in the last few weeks centered around claims that an anti-fascist or 'Antifa' group would desecrate graves and monuments as well as burning Confederate flags at Gettysburg National Military Park this weekend.

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  19. Protests at Gettysburg this weekend - or maybe notRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Philly.com

    At sunset on the Gettysburg Battlefield, a Union cannon points toward the field where Confederate troops launched Picketts Charge in July 1863, in Gettysburg. Groups planning to counter protests by anarchists at Gettysburg National Military Park during this weekend's 154th anniversary of the Civil War battle might find themselves turning out for nothing.

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  20. Antifa denies Gettysburg protest rumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | The York Daily Record

    ... Gettysburg battlefield on July 1. Free speech rallies were planned in response , and the Gettysburg National Military Park issued three special use permits for First Amendment activities. The permits were issued for the Sons of Confederate Veterans ...

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