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Field HospitalsHenry Spangler Farm - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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The original structures on the farm including the farm house were constructed circa 1820 by George Plank. The farm was purchased by Henry Spangler in 1862. During the Battle of Gettysburg after, the farm structures served as a field hospital.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/17/2012

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsAbraham (Catherine) Trostle Farm House - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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According to the NRHP and NPS, the farmhouse was used as a field hospital on July 2 after the Confederates attacked here and Bigelow's Battery suffered heavy casualties.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/9/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsThe Wheatfield - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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An often overlooked & well-hidden, yet significant monument records the location and events of a makeshift field hospital established on the front lines near the Wheatfield during the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsGeorge Weikert Barn & Farmhouse - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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This 18th century barn and house both saw significant action during the Battle of Gettysburg, when they were used as a temporary field hospitals by Union troops on the July 2-3, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/11/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsJacob Hummelbaugh Farm House - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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The Hummelbaugh House was used as a Union field hospital where CSA Brigadier General William Barksdale died.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/7/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsLydia Leister Farm Barn - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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This turn-of-the-18th-century barn is a contributing structure to the Gettysburg historic district. During and after the battle of Gettysburg, the barn served as a field hospital for wounded Union troops.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/20/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsWilliam Patterson Farm House - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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The Park Service recently dumped a bunch of money into this farm house, bringing it back to its former Civil War glory. The house served as a field hospital and was also reportedly hit by a shell during the COnfederate cannonade.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/16/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsWright (Guinn) Farm House - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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According to the NRHP narrative, this house was constructed in 1750 and served as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/28/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsDobbin House - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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Besides a field hospital, the Dobbin House is also a tavern, restaurant, museum, tourist attraction, Underground Railroad stop, haunted & 100% fun! One of the best ways to put the Civil War into context is to visit this authentic Civil War site.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/19/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsEvergreen Cemetery Gatehouse - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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The cornerstone for the Evergreen Cemetery gatehouse was laid on September 1, 1855. Not too long after its completion, its owners were tended to the wounded and the dying. This site was in the center of the fighting.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/9/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsFirst Home of Seminary and College - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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This house served as a field hospital during the Civi War and still has an artillery shell stuck in the front of the house. An impressive interpretive out front tells al about this locally famous Civil War site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/17/2010

last visited: 3/19/2011

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Field HospitalsSchmucker Hall - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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Like many buildings in gettysburg, Schmucker Hall 'served' during the Civil War. The structure was used as a field hospital for both armies during the Battle of Gettysburg.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/24/2012

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsSt. Francis Xavier Church - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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Beautiful church with strong ties dating back to the Civil War, including serving as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/17/2010

last visited: 3/19/2011

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Field HospitalsGettysburg Presbyterian Church - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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This Presbyterian church is rather famous having served as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg and having been visited by two United States Presidents.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/29/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsThe High Street or Common School - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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Yet another public building on High Street which turned hospital during July 1, 1863. The Battle of Gettysburg pushed many building into service during that horrible three day blood bath. A beautiful interpretive out front tells the tale.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/7/2010

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsAdams County Courthouse - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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During the Battle of Gettysburg, during the Civil War, this courthouse, then only four years old was used as a hospital, as were most local buildings, albeit, this one was well documented.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/12/2013

last visited: 4/22/2014

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Field HospitalsTrinity United Church of Christ - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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Seems like all the churches & schools played a role in the Battle of Gettysburg, the turning point of the Civil War. This church was no exception. It served as a hospital during the battle. A beautiful interpretive out front tells the tale.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/17/2010

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsChrist Lutheran Church - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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This old church was one of the first to be used as a field hospital at the onset of the Battle of Gettysburg, June 1, 1863.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/1/2011

last visited: 3/19/2011

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Field HospitalsThe Gettysburg Railroad Station - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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The Gettysburg Train Station was in operation from 1858 to 1942. It is famous for Lincoln's visit during his Gettysburg Address and serving as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/21/2011

last visited: 4/22/2014

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Field HospitalsMcPherson Barn - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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One of the most recognizable sites on the Lincoln Highway w/in Gettysburg is the McPherson Barn. This is all that is left of the original farm, w/ this relic being pushed into field hospital service on July 1, 1863, the first day of the great battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/10/2011

last visited: 11/17/2012

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Field HospitalsPennsylvania Hall - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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The oldest building at Gettysburg College served as a field hospital for both the Confederates and the Union army during the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1 - 3, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/7/2011

last visited: 9/22/2008

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Field HospitalsJosiah Benner Farmhouse - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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On September 19, 2011, Gettysburg National Military Park took possession of the 9-acre property due to its historical significance as the house provided cover for skirmishers during the 1863 battle and was used as a Confederate field hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/23/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsJunior Fire Station No. 3 - Hagerstown, Maryland

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Former fire station which served as a field hospital during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/4/2014

last visited: 7/5/2014

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Field HospitalsYork’s U.S. Army Hospital on Penn Common - U.S. Civil War - York, PA

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After the battle of Gettysburg, Yorkers sent over 30 wagons filled with nurses, volunteers, food and supplies. Doctors at York Hospital treated more than 14,000 soldiers during the war, losing only 200.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsZion Lutheran Church - U.S. Civil War - Middletown, MD

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One of the most prolific landmarks of this proud Civil War town doubled as a field hospital as battles raged nearby. The church overlooks Route 40 - the National Road and is a contributing structure to the Middletown Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/22/2011

last visited: 7/3/2014

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