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The Monuments of Gettysburg

Hi everyone. This week I want to talk about the art of Gettysburg and the battle ground monuments. I took a driving tour around the battle grounds and I want to talk about 2 Major-Generals. 335 more words

Where Creativity Works

Monumentum mortuis ignotis Terrae Mariae qui bello civili ceciderunt dedicatum

Imagines duo subiunxi monumenti sacri mortuis in illo bello saevo ferocique quem inter se gesserunt cives Americani annos 1861-1865.

  • Monument to the unknown Union dead of Maryland, Loudon Park National Cemetery.
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Cemeteries

2019 Civil War Institute Day Five

All good things, sadly, must come to an end, and the same is true for this year’s Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College.

Tuesday, June 18 was the final day of the conference. 521 more words

Conferences

ON EITHER RIDGE

ON EITHER RIDGE

they had
sweet names
these places
people used
to walk there

lovers sneak
illicit moments

and you could
get the sweep

of landscape…

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Poetry

Were there black Confederate soldiers?

It’s a new claim made by those who seek to diminish the evil of slavery: that “many” enslaved black men fought for the Confederacy in battle during the Civil War. 82 more words

What History Is For

2019 Civil War Institute Day Three

Day Three of the best five days a Civil War student has each year was Sunday, June 16, 2019.

We began with Dr. Jennifer Murray of Oklahoma State University giving a wonderful presentation on the history of the Gettysburg National Military Park. 458 more words

Videos

THINGS TO DO IN GETTYSBURG -VISITOR CENTER- PART 1- TODAY IN THE PARK

Going to start a new feature- something a little different- a multi-part series{ and I have no idea how many parts it will end up being} on Gettysburg. 771 more words

American History