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Image for Beyond the Gatehouse: Gettysburg's Evergreen Cemetery - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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There's a Book About ItBeyond the Gatehouse: Gettysburg's Evergreen Cemetery - Gettysburg, PA

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In 117 pages Brian Kennell (2000) offers a history of this historic cemetery, discusses some famous burials and puts the site in context, explaining its link to the Battle of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/25/2011

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItGettysburg: Sentinels of Stone

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Welcome to Gettysburg, home of endless memorials, monuments and markers. It can get confusing keeping track of all the regiments, various states and the individual men who fought in the war. Fortunately, there is a book about it.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 12/13/2010

last visited: 5/10/2015

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There's a Book About ItA Complete Hand-Book of the Monuments and Indications and Guide to the Positions on the Gettysburg Battlefield

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This is a must have for anyone visiting the Gettysburg, especially with an eye on the monuments, memorials and markers which dot and litter the landscape. This book has amazing cultural importance and is a significant historical document.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/22/2011

last visited: 5/10/2015

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There's a Book About ItOne Soldier's Legacy: The National Homestead at Gettysburg - Gettysburg, PA

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This book tells about the inspiration for and the creation of the National Homestead for orphaned children.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/23/2011

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItDedication of the Statue to Brevet Major-General William Wells - Gettysburg, PA

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An entire book has been written about this location and this specific statue as well as the dedication ceremony which surrounded it back on May 30, 1914. This statue commemorates a true hero of the Potomac Army, Major General William Wells, Jr.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/14/2012

last visited: 2/25/2018

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There's a Book About ItThe Alexander Dobbin House in Gettysburg: A Short History - Gettysburg, PA

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The Dobbin House is a tavern, restaurant, museum, tourist attraction, Underground Railroad stop, haunted & 100% fun! The best way to put the Civil War into context is to visit this authentic Civil War site using this book as the perfect companion.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/18/2013

last visited: 3/29/2015

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There's a Book About ItAt Gettysburg - Battle of Gettysburg - Gettysburg, PA

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The book, 'At Gettysburg, Or What a Girl Saw and Heard of the Battle,' by Mrs. Tillie Pierce Alleman, is a first hand account of the horrors of the Battle of Gettysburg from the point of the view of a young citizen of the borough.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/6/2014

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItA Sanctuary for the Wounded: The Civil War Hospital at Christ Lutheran Church, Gettysburg

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This old church was one of the first to serve as a field hospital during the onset of the Battle of Gettysburg on July 1, 1863. Now, there is a new book about it which came out

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/2/2011

last visited: 3/29/2015

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There's a Book About ItRecords of Zion Lutheran Church, Middletown, Frederick County, Maryland, 1781-1826 - Middletown, MD

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An entire book was written many years ago about this very locally famous church offering a complete and concise history of the church, paying particular attention to the people who were a part of it.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/26/2011

last visited: 3/7/2015

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There's a Book About ItAn Authentic History of Donegal Presbyterian Church - Mt. Joy, PA

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Donegal Presbyterian Church Complex is a historic Presbyterian church complex with deep ties to the Revolutionary War. The church was built in 1732 and has been going strong ever since. This book provides an early account of the church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/10/2013

last visited: 10/11/2018

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There's a Book About ItEllicott City Images of America - Ellicott City, MD

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One of the best places to live in the entire United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/11/2016

last visited: 1/11/2016

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There's a Book About ItUSS Constellation: A Short History of the Last All-Sail Warship Built by the U.S. Navy - Baltimore City, MD

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Tis book is all about the USS Constellation, the last all sail warship for the United States. The sloop was instrumental in helping the Union defeat the Confederacy as well as stymieing Southern Slave trade on the open waters.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/25/2013

last visited: 12/22/2018

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There's a Book About ItFort McHenry and Baltimore's Harbor Defenses - Baltimore, MD

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Where Francis Scott Key wrote the national anthem during the war of 1812.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/11/2016

last visited: 1/11/2016

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There's a Book About ItWashington-Dulles International Airport - Sterling, VA

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The main International Airport that serves the nation's capital, about 25 miles to the east.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/14/2016

last visited: 2/14/2016

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There's a Book About ItDiscovery: Champion of the Space Shuttle Fleet - Chantilly, VA

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The first of the four remanning shuttles to be placed on permanent display.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/14/2016

last visited: 2/14/2016

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There's a Book About ItEnola Gay - Chantilly, VA

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This is the aircraft the bombed Japan in WWII.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/14/2016

last visited: 2/14/2016

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There's a Book About ItThe Nation's Hangar - Chantilly, VA

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This museum holds many priceless artifacts including an Air France Concorde, Space Shuttle Discovery, and the Enola Gay.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/14/2016

last visited: 2/14/2016

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There's a Book About ItFord's Theatre - Washington, D.C.

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Ford's Theater, of course, is the site of Abraham Lincoln's assassination.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 7/6/2015

last visited: 9/8/2018

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There's a Book About ItLibrary of Congress - Washington, D.C.

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Perhaps the most important library in the world.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 5/12/2016

last visited: 3/31/2018

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There's a Book About ItHistoric Photos of United States Naval Academy - Annapolis, MD

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Where the best of the best go to school, willing to die for their country.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: 4/24/2016

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There's a Book About ItNeversink: Reading's "Other" Mountain - Reading, PA

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Neversink Mountain is not really a mountain when compared to the Grand Canyon, but it is our mountain in Reading, PA!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Janila

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/3/2018

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItNational Museum of the Marine Corps - Triangle, VA

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One of the largest museum collections of military artifacts in the world.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/24/2016

last visited: 3/24/2016

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