Gettysburg National Military Park Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Ron Leonardi: Gettysburg is hallowed groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Erie Times News

    Each venue at Gettysburg National Military Park is synonymous with bloodshed and carnage that occurred there during three days of horrific fighting in July 1863. Next week, when the nation commemorates the 153rd anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg July 1-3, we shouldn't forget the instrumental role that Erie played in its outcome.

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  2. Battle of Gettysburg anniversary events scheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Evening Sun

    ... from July 1 to July 3 - exactly 153 years after the battle - for an annual remembrance. Gettysburg National Military Park will feature battle walks that will "follow the battle action, moment-by-moment," according to a news release from the park. It ...

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  3. Civil War Profiles: If you are planning a trip to GettysburgaRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | Coastal Point

    It is often said that, once you go to the Gettysburg National Military Park in south central Pennsylvania, you are likely to return again and again. The bloodiest battle of the Civil War took place there, and the battlefield radiates an aura that for many people is unforgettable! The upcoming month of July is an excellent time to go to Gettysburg, because it is the anniversary of the three-day battle and the horrendous aftermath.

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  4. Almshouse sale to net $435K for Adams CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The York Daily Record

    ... as a high priority parcel by the National Park Service, has been within the boundary of Gettysburg National Military Park for many years, so preservation has long been a possibility," said Meg Martin, communications manager for the Civil War Trust. ...

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  5. Almshouse sale to net $435K for Adams CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... as a high priority parcel by the National Park Service, has been within the boundary of Gettysburg National Military Park for many years, so preservation has long been a possibility," said Meg Martin, communications manager for the Civil War Trust. ...

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  6. Electric map owner cited for alleged codeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... sburg at a government auction in 2012. The map, which dates back to 1963, was a fixture of Gettysburg National Military Park's visitor center until 2008.

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  7. Gettysburg: Tranquil place to soak in momentous historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | CNN

    This week, CNN's Summer in the Park series features Gettysburg National Military Park , which is commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. Check back next week to read about Acadia National Park .

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  8. A president's retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    A short bus ride across the Gettysburg National Military Park brings visitors to the site, where they can examine the house with its souvenirs of presidential life, the show barn with its Pennsylvania Farm Show ribbons and the grounds with their helicopter landing pad. Eisenhower hosted former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, French President Charles de Gaulle, Chancellor Konrad Adenauer of West Germany and Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru of India at the farm.

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  9. Land Conservancy gets preservation awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Evening Sun

    ... with the Civil War Trust to preserve historically significant lands adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park, especially those that lie within the park's viewshed. For example, the Land Conservancy and Civil War Trust partnered on the ...

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  10. "Traces" Installation at Gettysburg National Military ParkRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | PR.com

    Gettysburg, PA, June 04, 2016 -- -- The National Parks Arts Foundation , in cooperation with the National Park Service and The Gettysburg Foundation, presents a work of temporary installation art at Gettysburg National Military Park by current NPAF artist in residence, Marlene Alt. The piece, which is named Traces: A Gathering Up, will be on display in a dedicated area outdoors at the Gettysburg NMP Visitor's Center from Monday, June 6 until Friday, June 10. From July 1 to July 3, 1863 over 1,000 horses and mules were killed in the fighting that raged across the Gettysburg battlefield.

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  11. Student-produced movies in spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Evening Sun

    ... Area Middle School will show short mini-movies Sunday at the Ford Education Center in the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center.

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  12. Gettysburg: History lives in tranquil setting forged by steelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | CNN

    This week, CNN's Summer in the Park series features Gettysburg National Military Park , which is commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. Check back next week to read about Acadia National Park .

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  13. How a 94-Year-Old Woman Got the Medal of Honor for a Gettysburg HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    John Heiser, historian at Gettysburg National Military Park, was a guest of Breitbart News Daily with SiriusXM host Stephen K. Bannon for Memorial Day. Heiser said new visitors to Gettysburg are often surprised by the pastoral beauty of the site, especially the ground covered by the notoriously bloody Pickett's Charge.

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  14. Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    A cannon is seen on July 1, 2011 during events at the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania. The Battle of Gettysburg was a turning point in the Civil War, the Union victory that ended General Robert E. Lee's second and most ambitious invasion of the North in 1863.

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  15. 10 military sites to visit in Pennsylvania this Memorial Day WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | PennLive.com

    ... features a variety of unique items on display and many interactive exhibits for visitors. Gettysburg National Military Park might be the most well-known military site in Pennsylvania. The location of the pivotal Battle of Gettysburg during the Civil ...

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  16. 6 more cool, unsung York/Adams sites to exploreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    But Gettysburg's square should be discovered Check out this story on ydr.com: http://on-ydr.co/1VltDd5 This unsung site is hardly off the beaten track, as many often-overlooked places are. But Gettysburg's square should not be forgotten as a place to spend time on those treasured trips to the Gettysburg National Military Park and other attractions.

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  17. Pikes Peak among finalists for best patriotic attraction is U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... and Museum in New York. Mountain Rushmore is third, followed by the Statue of Liberty and Gettysburg National Military Park.

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  18. House takes action against Confederate flag, a symbol of treasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Flowers and a Confederate flag lay at the base of a marker at Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania in 2013. One of the most notable things about congressional action to restrict the display of Confederate flags at Department of Veterans Affairs cemeteries was the debate before last week's vote. 383 comments

  19. Could a new shopping center ruin a historic Gettysburg battlefield site?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | PennLive.com

    Should developers be allowed to turn a 100-acre, commercially-zoned property near the Gettysburg National Military Park into a shopping center? A group of conservationists say no. Should developers be allowed to turn a 100-acre, commercially-zoned property near the Gettysburg National Military Park into a shopping center? A group of conservationists say no.

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  20. The march against the Confederate flag continued Thursday a " this time in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Flowers and a Confederate flag lay at the base of a marker at Gettysburg National Military Park on July 3, 2013 in Gettysburg, Pa. A year after America suddenly and overwhelmingly began unraveling itself from the Confederate flag, here's more evidence our relationship with it is ending.

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