Soldier’s National Monument, Gettysburg

We just had the thrill of standing just where Lincoln stood when he dedicated this beautiful cemetery,” wrote “Net” to a Mrs. Grace Utter of Lake Beulah, Wis­consin, on July 19, 1938. Net penned her note on a post-card depicting the Soldiers’ National Monument, the centerpiece of the Soldiers National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Adams County. Published by Marken and Bielfeld,...
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Black Settlement on Yellow Hill

Anyone who has ever read about the Battle of Gettysburg or visited the historic American Civil War battlefield undoubtedly learned about the generals, the courageous soldiers who fought in the grisly three-day encounter, and the thousands that lost their lives on that hallowed ground in Adams County. The stories of the famous engagements that took place at Little Round Top, Devil’s Den, and the...
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