I decided to take a break from the sun and attend the Sacred Trust lectures.
I missed Jared Frederick’s lecture on the history of the Gettysburg Battlefield since the 1950s, but got there in time for Michael C. 1,012 more words
The old man leaned on his cane, ignoring the aching war wound from decades before. It was such a beautiful day, and the walk had been pleasant, except for the last hundred yards. 1,389 more words
Gettysburg, perhaps the most renowned battle of the American Civil War, was the second incursion of Confederate troops onto Union soil. The first offensive in the North taken by General Robert E. 77 more words
Here’s Ranger Keith Snyder of the Antietam National Battlefield giving a lecture from the Gettysburg National Battlefield’s 2016 Winter Lecture Series. His presentation covers the history of the Antietam battlefield and the commemoration done on the grounds of that battlefield. 76 more words