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George Spangler Farm Update

“Family members” (George Spangler family or tenants?) in front of the George Spangler Farm buildings circa 1890. Items shown include from left to right the house, smokehouse, outhouse, summer kitchen, an assortment of other whitewashed b[...]

Triangular Field Panorama: April 2012

This photograph was taken from Houck’s Ridge looking west. This would be the view that some members of the the 124th New York Infantry Regiment had as Confederates attacked (moving towards the camera) from Warfield Ridge/Seminary Ridge. The st[...]

Historian Jerry Coates: Harvest of Death Part 3

When photographer Timothy O’Sullivan arrived with his dark room wagon, the burial details were either doing their job, or preparing to bury the bodies. This image was titled by the photographers: “Federal dead on the field of Battle of First D[...]