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Gettysburg Details – Rehabbing Cemetery Ridge

Construction is beginning in mid-July 2016 on $1.5 million dollar project to rehabilitate Cemetery Ridge at Gettysburg National Military Park.  The nonprofit Gettysburg Foundation will provide a grant of $900,000 to match National Park Service funding of $600,000 for this … Continue reading

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Gettysburg Battle Summary: What Happened Where the Cyclorama Building is Now?

Even before the battle spread to North Cemetery Ridge on July 2 its importance was recognized by the high command of the Union army.  On July 1, the adjoining Cemetery Hill had been occupied by a reserve force as key … Continue reading

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