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Image for ONLY -- Log Plank Summer Kitchen - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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This must be a very unique an singular occurrence as the NRHP makes a VERY big deal as this being the only one of its kind in the park filled with these types of houses. This summer kitchen was built circa 1750.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/12/2013

last visited: 8/6/2016

Image for OLDEST -- Log Plank House - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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SuperlativesOLDEST -- Log Plank House - 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. This oldest log plank house served as a field hospital and was also reportedly hit by a shell during the Confederate cannonade.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/16/2013

last visited: 6/18/2017

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Epic Beings and CreaturesGoddess of Victory and Peace - Gettysburg, PA

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The massive and historic Pennsylvania Monument is topped by a dome adorned with a bronze female figure representing the Goddess of Victory and Peace. The figure weighs 7,500 lbs. and was cast with bronze melted down from cannons used in the war.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/6/2012

last visited: 7/23/2017

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SuperlativesLARGEST -- Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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How appropriate the largest monument is that of the state which offered the most men to fight here at this hallowed field of battle. The memorial lists every PA veteran who fought @ Gettysburg. This structure is so large is has 9 SIRIS listings.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 7/23/2017

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPennsylvania Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This statue is located at the pensylvainia mounument.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/1/2014

last visited: 11/1/2014

Image for Jacob Hummelbaugh Farm House - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Ghosts and HauntingsJacob Hummelbaugh Farm House - Gettysburg, PA

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The Hummelbaugh House was used as a Union field hospital where CSA Brigadier General William Barksdale died. It seems he is still hanging around the house scaring up the place with his dog.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/8/2013

last visited: 8/6/2016

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Ghosts and HauntingsGhosties & Ghoulies @ the Trostle Farm - Gettysburg, PA

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Surprise, surprise...the place where scores of men and horses is reputed to be very haunted. Well, of course it is!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/18/2013

last visited: 8/6/2016

Image for FARTHEST -- Confederate Advance - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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SuperlativesFARTHEST -- Confederate Advance - Gettysburg, PA

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This site is regarded as the high point of Confederate military achievement during the Battle of Gettysburg. The monument represents the furthest point reached by the Lee-ordered & ill-fated Rebel attack known as Picketts Charge on July 3, 1863

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/11/2012

last visited: 2/8/2016

Image for LARGEST -- Monument to a Regiment - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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SuperlativesLARGEST -- Monument to a Regiment - Gettysburg, PA

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The 44th N.Y. Infantry Mon. is a memorial erected near the summit of Little Round Top to commemorate combat in the Battle of Little Round Top. The castellated bldg. is the largest monument to a regiment, has its own observation deck & is astonishing.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/26/2012

last visited: 7/23/2017

Image for ONLY -- Monument Commemorating a Commission Member - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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SuperlativesONLY -- Monument Commemorating a Commission Member - Gettysburg, PA

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This is the only marker commemorating a member of the Gettysburg National Park Commission. The tablet states his relation to Civil War action, but curiously offers no direct relation to the Gettysburg campaign, even though he served here in 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/29/2013

last visited: 5/24/2015

Image for ONLY -- Full-Sized Statue of a Union Regimental Commander - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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SuperlativesONLY -- Full-Sized Statue of a Union Regimental Commander - Gettysburg, PA

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There are lots of individual statues to Generals and other famous and historically significant people to the Union cause at Gettysburg and for the Civil War but None except this portray a commander of a regiment. This monument is indeed unique.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/21/2013

last visited: 7/23/2017

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Devilish LocationsDevil's Den - Gettysburg, PA

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Devil's Den is located in Gettysburg National Military Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member uccacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/17/2011

last visited: 4/21/2019

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesDevil's Den - Gettysburg, PA

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Devil's Den is the most sought after piece of real estate for kids, ghost hunters, Civil War buffs and re-enactors. From the air it looks like the bones of a foot. From the ground, it is a gigantic, jumbled mass of boulders.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/26/2013

last visited: 4/21/2019

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Ghosts and HauntingsThe Brian Farm - Gettysburg, PA

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The Brian Farm featured prominently during the Battle of Gettysburg and was the scene of many, violent, gory, horrible, bloody deaths. Not coincidentally, it is also haunted.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/11/2011

last visited: 5/24/2015

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Ghosts and HauntingsDevil's Den - Gettysburg, PA

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Devil's Den is the most sought after piece of real estate for kids, ghost hunters, Civil War buffs and re-enactors. From the air it looks like the bones of a foot. From the ground, it is a gigantic, jumbled mass of boulders.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/23/2013

last visited: 6/16/2019

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCyclorama Building - Gettysburg, PA

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Now mothballed, the Gettysburg Cyclorama was once a really cool attraction featuring a 360 degree picture of the battle painted by Paul Philippoteaux and first displayed in 1959. The Cyclorama also doubled as the official visitor center.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/13/2013

last visited: 5/10/2015

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SuperlativesLARGEST -- Confederate Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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Eventually, when the northerners who ran the Gettysburg Park Commission acquiesced and allowed the rebels to erect their own monuments, Virginia was at the top of the Confederate heap and dedicated this monster of a monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/8/2012

last visited: 9/3/2016

Image for Gettysburg National Park - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Ghosts and HauntingsGettysburg National Park - Gettysburg, PA

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Besides being a famous historical site, Gettysburg is supposedly one of the most haunted places in America because so many soldiers lost their lives in such a short period of time and in tragic ways.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/4/2008

last visited: 6/16/2019

Image for ONLY -- Specific Memorial in National Cemetery - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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SuperlativesONLY -- Specific Memorial in National Cemetery - Gettysburg, PA

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This memorial is to Brevet Major General Charles H. T. Collis, commander of the 114th Pennsylvania Volunteers & recipient of the Medal of Honor. This is the only personal memorial erected within the Civil War interment section of the Nat'l Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/3/2013

last visited: 5/10/2015

Image for ONLY - Maryland Confederate Monument - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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SuperlativesONLY - Maryland Confederate Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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W/ divisive borders, Maryland was a state divided across battle lines during the Civil War. As a result, neighbor literally fought neighbor. Eventually, through attrition & acquiescence, the only MD Conf. monument was finally erected.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/7/2011

last visited: 4/19/2015

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Ghosts and HauntingsGettysburg Battlefield - Gettysburg, PA

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The Gettysburg Battlefield is considered by many to be the most haunted battlefield in the United States. Several websites have documented some creepy stuff going on there with pictures, audio and some crazy video.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/22/2011

last visited: 2/3/2016

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGettysburg National Cemetery - Gettysburg, PA

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Out of necessity & posterity, the Gettysburg Nat'l Cemetery was created. Today it is a must see location to fully appreciate & understand American History. The site is electric & if you listen closely, you might still hear Lincoln..."Four Score..."

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/13/2013

last visited: 5/10/2015

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Ghosts and HauntingsDobbin House - Gettysburg, PA

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

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/24/2013

last visited: 7/23/2017

Image for OLDEST -- Building - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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SuperlativesOLDEST -- Building - Gettysburg, PA

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The oldest building @ Gettysburg is a tavern, bar, restaurant, museum, tourist attraction, Underground Railroad stop, haunted and 100% fun! One of the best ways to put the Civil WAr into context is to visit this authentic Civil War site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/18/2013

last visited: 7/23/2017

Image for ONLY -- Civilian Killed - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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SuperlativesONLY -- Civilian Killed - Gettysburg, PA

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It was here on July 3, 1863 that the only civilian was killed during the Battle of Gettysburg, 20-year-old Jennie Wade. The site is marked by her house/museum and an interpretive out front which tells the sad tale.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/1/2011

last visited: 7/23/2017

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