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Pennsylvania House votes unanimously

(June 25) – The Pennsylvania House of Representatives voted unanimously Thursday to adopt a resolution
(H.R. 998) honoring the Camp Letterman General Hospital established in the weeks following the massive Civil War battle in Gettysburg.

At Letterman, thousands of wounded Confederate and Union troops were gathered from area homes, barns,...

Civil War Artifacts Show Coming Up
- Eisenhower Hotel & Conference Center’s Allstar Expo Complex

(June 17) -- Ever go to a museum and see a historic artifact behind a glass barrier and wish; “Wow, it
would be great to be able to touch that, to hold something held by someone at a great moment in history.” You can at the 45th annual Civil War...

Music Historian at Historic Daniel Lady Farm beginning June 15

(June 11) Noted music historian Kent Courtney will present a series of concerts at the Historic Daniel Lady
Farm beginning at 7 p.m. this Friday, June 15.

The music and stories of Kent will guide a family-friendly walk you through American history.
One of America’s most popular Civil War-era music...

Vermont House formally adopts resolution

(May 17) – The Vermont House of Representatives and Senate have formally adopted a resolution (J.R.S.
59) supporting the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association’s effort to preserve what remains of the Camp Letterman hospital site.

“We are thrilled, that a state government is backing a large part of our campaign to...

Upcoming Events

(April 9) – This year’s season at the Historic Daniel Lady Farm will be the most dynamic yet as the plans of
the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association unfold on Hanover Street in Gettysburg.

“Our goal this summer is to make the Historic Daniel Lady Farm worthy of more than a...

Preservation Ball Reaches Milestone

(April 4) – The 15th annual Civil War Preservation Ball held March 10 put the total amount of money
raised for the Pennsylvania Gettysburg Monuments Project over dance’s history to more than $100,000.

The Project provides funds for the repair and maintenance of the more than 140 Pennsylvania monuments and...

Farmhouse Reopening

(March 29) – Five months after a runaway pickup truck smashed through the side of the farmhouse on the
Historic Daniel Lady Farm in Gettysburg, the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association has announced that extensive repairs are wrapping up and the house and adjacent barn will open for the 2018 season...

Holiday Tour at Farm Cancelled

November 14 – The Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association has swung into action to repair the
farmhouse on the Historic Daniel Lady Farm in Gettysburg after a pickup truck slammed into the building on Saturday, Nov 11.

Pennsylvania State Police report the accident happen around 10:15 a.m. when an elderly man...

The annual dinner takes place on Nov. 17th

September 17 – There will be more gold-fringed shoulder epaulets than one can shake a sword at on
proud display at the annual membership dinner of the annual Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association dinner on Nov. 17, as part of Remembrance Day weekend activities in Gettysburg.

Remembrance Day marks the anniversary...

Still time to register

You can still register for my annual "Ride to Gettysburg"

The 17th annual "Ride to Gettysburg" is set for next Saturday, Sept. 23.

My motorcycle ride is open to all interested riders and will be held rain or shine.

Registration begins at 11 a.m. with a welcome ceremony at 12:15...