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Original Photographs of the Civil War

What an unbelievable website. Click the link below. http://www.mikelynaugh.com/VirtualCivilWar/New/Originals2/index.html Please read the instructions before viewing…These pictures are very profound. It is fortunate that these photos have survived. Most probably a million wet plate photos were made during the civil war … Continue reading

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Pic of the Day – 23 SEP 2012

The Trostle Barn at Gettysburg. The farm was the scene of intense fighting as the 9th Massachusetts Battery tried to defend the position. The southern gable of the farm includes a famous cannon shell hole. If you line it up … Continue reading

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Pic of the Day – 19 SEP 2012

Maj. Gen. George G. Meade looks towards the Confederate lines on Seminary Ridge at Gettysburg. Meade’s monument, dedicated in 1896, was the first bronze equestrian monument at Gettysburg. It depicts the general astride his horse Old Baldy. Photo by Andy … Continue reading

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