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12 hrs ago | Evening Sun

Birds with a Gettysburg Address 2014 program Aug. 2

GETTYSBURG >> "Birds with a Gettysburg Address 2014" is the topic of a special Aug. 2 evening campfire program at Gettysburg National Military Park.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

PennLive.com

State will issue license plate to support Pa. monuments at Gettysburg

Re-enactors march past the Pennsylvania monument on the 150th anniversary of the first day of the battle at Gettysburg, July 1, 2013.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Gettysburg National Military Park

Honors Employees

From left, Chris Gwinn, Matt Housch, Jim Flook received incentive awards from Ed W. Clark, Gettysburg National Military Park Superintendent.

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Hispanic Business

Tourism to Gettysburg National Military Park creates $73 Million in Economic Benefit

That spending supported 916 jobs in the local area. Eisenhower National Historic Site had 59,180 visitors and provided an economic impact of - and it's a big factor in our local economy as well.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Evening Sun

Birds with a Gettysburg Address 2014 program Aug. 2

GETTYSBURG >> "Birds with a Gettysburg Address 2014" is the topic of a special Aug. 2 evening campfire program at Gettysburg National Military Park.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Examiner.com

Civil War still rages: Attempt to sell dead soldier's skull retracted

Due to an outpouring of concern from people across the nation about a planned auction of the skull of a Civil War soldier reportedly killed at Gettysburg, the soldier's remains will not be sold and have been donated to the Gettysburg foundation.

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Evening Sun

Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association opens downtown headquarters

The Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association and guests cut the ribbon and the GBPA-sponsored Venture Crew 1861 Boy Scouts provided fife and drum music before and after the ribbon-cutting that formally opened the organization's headquarters on Thursday, July 3, at 33 York St. Speakers for the ceremony included Gettysburg National Military ... (more)

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Chron

Corrections for July 8, 2014

A story on Page A1 Sunday had incorrect figures. a oa o Joran van der Sloot is a Dutch citizen imprisoned in Peru.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Gettysburg National Military Park

Gettysburg Foundation Honored by National Park Service

The National Park Service has awarded a 2014 Director's Partnership Award to the Gettysburg Foundation, an organization whose philanthropy, stewardship and active Friends group impacts thousands of Gettysburg visitors every day.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Toledo Blade

Group charges ahead to redo key Gettysburg site

The sloshing of a motel pool can be heard right outside the war house-turned-museum.

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The News Item

Tales from Shamokin's past: The butcher shop

From The News Item, August 13, 1988. Resubmitted in recognition of Shamokin's 150th anniversary.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

The York Daily Record

Suburban Life: Family fun abounds at midstate festivals, fairs and fundraisers

Gettysburg National Military Park Ranger John Hoptak is seen leading a Gettysburg battle anniversary walk in 2013.

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Evening Sun

Retiree devotes two decades to Gettysburg's battlefield

Barbara Finfrock, of Gettysburg, poses for a portrait next to Virginia wormwood fencing near the Peace Light Memorial on the Gettysburg National Military Park on June 27. Finfrock is one of the longest standing members of the Friends of Gettysburg and has helped with many projects, including the construction of fencing.

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Examiner.com

The American Spirit of Gettysburg

The re-enactment of the Battle of Gettysburg is one of the most highly sought-out annual events held in Gettysburg each July.

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