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  1. 'Gettyburg skull': truth is out thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... pending further information," but it's not closed, said Ed Clark, superintendent at Gettysburg National Military Park. "There's a lot of questions unanswered How it got to Pennsylvania is not something we know." The story began last year when a ...

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  2. Human Remains Determined to be Native AmericanRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Gettysburg National Military Park

    In June of last year, an auction of a human skull, reportedly from the battle of Gettysburg, was cancelled due to public outcry. The remains were then donated to Gettysburg National Military Park.

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  3. Skull nearly sold as Gettysburg soldier's is 700 years oldRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... , Maryland, auction in June amid public outcry and donated the skull to the Parks Service. Gettysburg National Military Park's Katie Lawhon says law enforcement is investigating circumstances of the confusion over the skull's origin.

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  4. Skull nearly sold as Gettysburg soldiera s is 700 years oldRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | KDWN

    ... Maryland, auction in June amid public outcry and donated the skull to the Parks Service. Gettysburg National Military Park's Katie Lawhon says law enforcement is investigating circumstances of the confusion over the skull's origin. GETTYSBURG, Pa. ...

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  5. 'Civil War soldier's skull' from Gettysburg that was nearly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... nderway to find out how the skull's origins were confused, according to a spokesperson for Gettysburg National Military Park.

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  6. caused outcry that canceled an auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | Evening Sun

    ... the memory of those who fought and died here," said Katie Lawhon, spokeswoman with the Gettysburg National Military Park. "These human remains should be buried with honors in the Soldier's National Cemetery." The human remains were found in 1949 ...

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  7. 'Gettysburg skull' turns out to be that of a Southwest Native American 700 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... pending further information," but it's not closed, said Ed Clark, superintendent at Gettysburg National Military Park. "There's a lot of questions unanswered. How it got to Pennsylvania is not something we know." The story began last year, when ...

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  8. Skull not Gettysburg soldiera s, but 700 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... Maryland, auction in June amid public outcry and donated the skull to the Parks Service. Gettysburg National Military Park's Katie Lawhon says law enforcement is investigating circumstances of the confusion over the skull's origin. Guidelines: Keep ...

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  9. 'Gettysburg skull' actually turns out to be 700 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... pending further information," but it's not closed, said Ed Clark, superintendent at Gettysburg National Military Park. "There's a lot of questions unanswered. . . . How it got to Pennsylvania is not something we know." The story began last year when ...

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  10. Skull was not from Gettysburg soldier, study determinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    This image posted by Gettysburg National Military Park shows the skull that was determined not to be from a soldier who fought at Gettsyburg. A human skull that caused outcry that canceled an auction last year was not from a Battle of Gettysburg soldier, but from a 13th-century male American Indian, according to Gettysburg National Military Park.

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  11. Skull found in Gettysburg not from a soldier- actually 700 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | WPMT-TV York

    ... after the skull was set to be auctioned off last June. The remains were then donated to Gettysburg National Military Park. Gettysburg officials requested the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History conduct a scientific study on ...

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  12. Skull yanked from auction is not that of Civil War solder, Gettysburg park officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | PennLive.com

    Officials from Gettysburg National Military Park and the Gettysburg Foundation are determining the proper disposition of an 800-year-old skull, shown to be that of a Native American male from the U.S. southwest, that was donated to the park after it was yanked from an auction last June. A skull that was purportedly that of a Civil War soldier found at Gettysburg that was briefly advertised for auction last year is actually the skull of a Native American who likely lived about 800 years ago.

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  13. Gettysburg skull turns out to be that of a Southwest Native American 700 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... pending further information," but it's not closed, said Ed Clark, superintendent at Gettysburg National Military Park. "There's a lot of questions unanswered. The story began last year when a Pennsylvania auctioneer named Tom Taylor placed the ...

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  14. President Obama's FY2016 Budget Request Includes $3 Billion For National Park ServiceRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | National Parks Traveler

    President Obama's budget request for the 2016 fiscal year seeks $3 billion for the National Park Service, an increase of $432.9 million from current funding levels. That request seeks hundreds of millions of dollars for infrastructure needs, such as renovations to the Many Glacier Hotel in Glacier National Park and for safety, efficiency, and access upgrades to the visitor's center at Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania.

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  15. Gettysburg sets Civil War lectures and other events through Jan. 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Evening Sun

    Gettysburg National Military Park visitor center is hosting a variety of Civil War-related talks this month. Christopher Gwinn, of Gettysburg National Military Park, will give the lecture, "What Gettysburg Meant: Civil War Veterans Reflect on America's Most Famous Battle" at 1:30 p.m. Jan. 24 in the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center Theater.

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  16. Community Appreciation DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Appreciation Days are held each year in which the Gettysburg Foundation along with the Gettysburg National Military Park invites locals to enjoy some of the area's most popular attractions, free of admission. The Gettysburg National Military Park ...

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  17. Local Documentary on Westerly granite, "Carved From Stone: Legacy of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Patch.com

    The new documentary Carved From Stone: Legacy of a Granite Town will be screened at Westerly Library on Tuesday, January 13th, at 6 p.m. From the granite quarries of Westerly, Rhode Island, to the Battlefield of Gettysburg National Military Park to New York City's largest cemetery - Westerly granite has stood the test of time. The strength of the stone and the people who worked it is brought to life in this new documentary Carved From Stone: Legacy of a Granite Town from Weathervane Communications and Ocean State Video.

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  18. COMMONWEALTH v. JOHNSONRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... Conservation Officer of the Pennsylvania Game Commission, was patrolling the area near Gettysburg National Military Park in Freedom Township, Adams County when he informed Adams County 911 center at 10:32 p.m. that he had encountered a vehicle ...

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  19. Supreme Court affirms murder conviction, death sentence in WCO's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Evening Sun

    The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has affirmed the first-degree murder conviction and death sentence for Christopher Lynn Johnson who shot and killed wildlife conservation Officer David Grove on Nov. 11, 2010. Johnson, now 31, killed Grove, 31, after the officer had stopped him for spotlighting deer near the Gettysburg National Military Park.

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  20. DA praises Supreme Court for backing death penalty for wildlife officer David Grove's killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... shot Grove three times when the officer encountered him while on patrol near the Gettysburg National Military Park on the night of Nov. 11, 2010. Grove, 31, was investigating Johnson for poaching deer. A witness testified that Johnson opened fire on ...

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