Saturday, June 1, 2013

The Gettysburg 150 Experience-- Part 2

MARY RITNER BOARDING HOUSE--  Cambersburg, Pa..  Where John Brown planned his 1859 raid on harper's Ferry, Virginia.  Also, learn about the Confederate burning of the town.

RAILROAD--  New Freedom, Pa.  Steam into history on an 1800s-style steam engine.  Railroad history and extremely imporatnt in the Civil War.  Uniformed re-enactors get on and off at Hanover Junction where Lincoln changed trains on his way to the Gettysburg Address.

PRESIDENT JAMES BUCHANAN'S WHEATLAND--  Lancaster, Pa.  The man who preceded Lincoln.

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