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American Civil War Monuments and MemorialsNew York State Monument - Sharpsburg, MD

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Erected by the State of New York for $30,000. The 1920 New York State Legislature appropriated $17,500 for the dedication exercises held under the auspices of the New York Monuments Commission. The monument looms high over the battlefield.

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date approved: 8/16/2011

last visited: 4/24/2014

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesNew York State Monument - Sharpsburg, MD

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Erected by the State of New York for $30,000. The 1920 New York State Legislature appropriated $17,500 for the dedication exercises held under the auspices of the New York Monuments Commission. The monument looms high over the battlefield.

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date approved: 8/17/2011

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Freestanding ColumnsNew York State Monument - Sharpsburg, MD

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This 30-foot, Doric column was erected by N.Y. for $30,000. The 1920 N.Y. State Legislature appropriated $17,500 for the dedication exercises held under the auspices of the N.Y. Monuments Commission. The monument looms high over the battlefield.

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date approved: 4/21/2012

last visited: 4/24/2014

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Photos Then and NowNew York State Monument (1930 - 2011) - Sharpsburg, MD

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Neat postcard highlights the New York State monument and presents an informative narrative.

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date approved: 8/16/2011

last visited: 3/23/2013

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Figurative Public SculptureNew York State Monument - Sharpsburg, MD

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A beautiful eagle, with wings spread in mid alight, is perched atop its egg-and-dart molded capital on this fifty-four foot monument.

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date approved: 8/17/2011

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Specific Veteran MemorialsNew York State Monument - Sharpsburg, MD

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Erected by the State of New York for $30,000. The 1920 New York State Legislature appropriated $17,500 for the dedication exercises held under the auspices of the New York Monuments Commission. The monument looms high over the battlefield.

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date approved: 8/17/2011

last visited: 4/24/2014

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsNew York State Monument - Antietam National Battlefield Historic District - Sharpsburg, MD

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Erected by the State of New York for $30,000. The 1920 New York State Legislature appropriated $17,500 for the dedication exercises held under the auspices of the New York Monuments Commission. The monument looms high over the battlefield.

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American Civil War Monuments and Memorials20th Regiment NY Volunteer Infantry Monument - Sharpsburg, MD

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Just north (off to the left) of the Battlefield Visitor Center is this gigantic 15 foot Obelisk. It is the most noticeable of monuments once you arrive at the main building. Look high up for the relief flag draped over the top.

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date approved: 10/9/2011

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Smithsonian Art Inventory Sculptures20th Regiment NY Volunteer Infantry Monument - Sharpsburg, MD

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Just north (off to the left) of the Battlefield Visitor Center is this 15 foot Obelisk. It is the most noticeable of monuments once you arrive at the main building. Look high up for the relief flag draped over the top.

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date approved: 10/9/2011

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Specific Veteran Memorials20th Regiment NY Volunteer Infantry Monument - Sharpsburg, MD

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Just north (off to the left) of the Battlefield Visitor Center is this gigantic 15 foot Obelisk. It is the most noticeable of monuments once you arrive at the main building. Look high up for the relief flag draped over the top.

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date approved: 10/9/2011

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Obelisks20th Regiment NY Volunteer Infantry Monument - Sharpsburg, MD

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Just north (off to the left) of the Battlefield Visitor Center is this gigantic 15 foot Obelisk. It is the most noticeable of monuments once you arrive at the main building. Look high up for the relief flag draped over the top.

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date approved: 10/10/2011

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings20th Regiment NY Volunteer Infantry Monument - Antietam National Battlefield Historic District - Sharpsburg, MD

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Just north (off to the left) of the Battlefield Visitor Center is this gigantic 15 foot Obelisk. It is the most noticeable of monuments once you arrive at the main building. Look high up for the relief flag draped over the top.

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date approved: 10/9/2011

last visited: 4/24/2014

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Static Artillery Displays6-Pounder Field Gun No. 53 - Sharpsburg, MD

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There is a display of four cannons near the visitor center (off to the left). This weapon is the first one to the right and an example of a common weapon used during the Civil War.

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date approved: 1/8/2012

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Signs of HistoryA Savage Continual Thunder - Sharpsburg, MD

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More than 500 cannon were used at the Battle of Antietam. Because of the destructiveness of these weapons, the battle was nicknamed "Artillery Hell" by soldiers. This interpretive & the one next to it offers insight into the hell that was Antietam.

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date approved: 12/28/2011

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Signs of HistoryA Converging Storm of Iron - Sharpsburg, MD

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A somewhat disturbing interpretive at the Antietam Battlefield Visitor Center gives folks a bloody glimpse into the events that transpired here in September of 1862.

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date approved: 12/28/2011

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Static Artillery Displays3-inch Ordnance Rifle No. 884 - Sharpsburg, MD

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There is a display of 4 cannons near the visitor center (off to the left if facing the bldg.). This weapon is the third one to the right and an example of a common weapon used during the Civil War. It has been restored & is in beautiful condition.

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date approved: 1/8/2012

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Static Artillery Displays3-inch (10-pounder) Army Parrott Rifle No. 5 - Sharpsburg. MD

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There is a display of 4 cannons near the visitor center (off to the left if facing the bldg.). This weapon is on the far left and an example of a common weapon used during the Civil War. It has been restored & is in beautiful condition.

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date approved: 1/8/2012

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Static Artillery Displays3.80-inch (14-pounder) James Rifles No. 69 - Sharpsburg, MD

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Near the Antietam Visitor Center is this 3.80-inch bronze James rifles, Type 1, displayed off to the right in the grass.

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Specific Veteran MemorialsUSS Antietam CVA-36 U.S. Navy Memorial - Sharpsburg, MD

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This bell is on permanent loan from American Legion Post 236 of Sharpsburg MD and is dedicated in honor of those who served on her. The memorial is in front of the Antietam Battlefield Visitor Center.

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location: Maryland

date approved: 10/18/2011

last visited: 12/26/2013

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Signs of HistoryBattlefield Namesake - Sharpsburg, MD

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This beautiful interpretive explains a naval vessel named after the battlefield and the accompanying bell/memorial. The memorial and interpretive can be found in front of and to the left of the Antietam Battlefield Visitor Center.

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date approved: 10/18/2011

last visited: 3/23/2013

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Maritime Monuments and MemorialsUSS Antietam CVA-36 U.S. Navy Memorial - Sharpsburg, MD

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This bell is on permanent loan from American Legion Post 236 of Sharpsburg MD and is dedicated in honor of those who served on her. The memorial is in front of the Antietam Battlefield Visitor Center.

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date approved: 10/19/2011

last visited: 3/24/2014

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Signs of HistoryThe Maryland Campaign of 1862 & Battlefield Map - Sharpsburg, MD

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The mother of all Antietam interpretives can be found near the parking lot at the Battlefield visitor center. It also has a friend next to it, which details all the monuments and markers on the battlefield.

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date approved: 1/13/2012

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesAntietam National Battlefield - Sharpsburg, MD

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Antietam National Battlefield is a National Park Service protected area along Antietam Creek in Sharpsburg, Maryland which commemorates the American Civil War Battle of Antietam that occurred on September 17, 1862.

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date approved: 8/11/2013

last visited: 7/16/2013

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Guest Books Antietam National Battlefield Visitor Center Guest Book - Sharpsburg, MD

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There is a simple guest book located at the gift shop counter next to the passport cancellation stamps.

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date approved: 11/29/2011

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NPS Passport Cancellation StationsAntietam National Battlefield - Passport 25th Anniversary - Sharpsburg, Maryland

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Now available at the visitor center, and all battlefields, is the twenty-fifth anniversary cancellation stamp, personalized with the Antietam name at the top.

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date approved: 11/29/2011

last visited: 12/26/2013

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