Effort Underway To Buy And Preserve Gen. Lee's Headquarters In GettysburgThe Civil War Trust said Tuesday it's already raised much of the money needed to buy and improve the four-acre location west of town.
Portraits Of The Civil WarMaking history come alive is important, and in commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg battle, there were many re-enactments this year. Books and movies are also fun.
2nd Re-Enactment Of Battle Of Gettysburg BeginsThe Battle of Gettysburg is underway for the second time in a week and tourists are converging in droves even if the outcome of the Civil War's pivotal encounter has been known for 150 years.
Who 'Dies' Is Tough Decision At GettysburgYou're a Civil War re-enactor carrying an authentic musket, out on the field with your history-buff buddies making a charge under withering enemy fire. It's great fun except for one thing: Someone's going to have to "die."
Gettysburg Marks 150 Years Since Epic Battle Between North And SouthA century and a half ago today, the battle of Gettysburg got under way about 100 miles west of Philadelphia.
Gettysburg Readies For 150th Anniversary Of BattleThe commemoration of this year's milestone anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg will include amenities that soldiers would have relished 150 years ago.
Getaway Guide: GettysburgGettysburg is a weekend destination that’s less than a three hour drive from most of the Delaware Valley. It’s also the ideal spot to explore the history, colorful town, challenging golf and memorable meals of the area.
148th Anniversary Of The Battle Of Gettysburg Marked At BattlefieldThis is Gettysburg Weekend, which marks the 148th anniversary of the epic Civil War battle often called the high water mark of the Confederacy. Even today, there are things to learn about it.