Gettysburg Daily

Lincoln Statue on Gettysburg Square Restored and Returned

Today we’ll take a look at the recently returned statues of Abraham Lincoln and a modern-day tourist/speech reader in the center of downtown Gettysburg. This view was taken facing southwest at approximately 5:10 PM on Wednesday, February 15, 2[...]

The Klingel House: Restoration Update

The Daniel Klingel House along the Emmitsburg Road in Gettysburg National Military Park. This view was taken facing southeast at approximately 4:15 PM on Wednesday, January 18, 2012. Previous coverage on the restoration work performed on the Klingel[...]

Gettysburg National Military Park Cannon Shop: Part 2

National Park Service volunteer Barb Adams hand-paints a carriage in the Gettysburg National Military Park Cannon Shop. In the first year of Gettysburg Daily, we visited Barb in the summer of 2008 at the High Water Mark. This view was taken at appro[...]

Gettysburg National Military Park Cannon Shop: Part 1

A cannon carriage undergoing restoration in the Gettysburg National Military Park Cannon Shop. The shinier spokes on the wheel in the foreground are new, and have been replaced during the restoration process. This view was taken at approximately 3:4[...]

Alabama Monument Restoration Complete

The Alabama State Monument, located on Warfield Ridge in Gettysburg National Military Park along South Confederate Avenue. This view was taken facing west at approximately 10:00 AM on Wednesday, December 21, 2011. Since the summer of this year, we&#[...]

Barlow’s Knoll: Tree Clearing Along Old Harrisburg Road

The photographer is positioned just off the North Gettysburg Trail on Howard Avenue. Familiar clearing equipment is visible in the center of this shot. This view was taken facing northeast at approximately 9:30 AM on Tuesday, December 20, 2011. Whil[...]

Powers Hill Tree Removal Part 4

This painting titled General View of the Union Lines on the Morning of July 3, 10 AM, During the Attack of Johnston’s Div. C.S.A. by the artist Edwin Forbes shows the area around the Baltimore Pike. Powers Hill is on the far left with a lot of its [...]

Tree Cutting Near the 19th Indiana Monument Part 2

A view of the recently dedicated (October 28, 1885) monument to the 19th Indiana Infantry Regiment. The stream is Willoughby Run. On the right (west) side of the run was the property of Emmanuel Harman or Emanuel Harmon or Emanuel Harmon or Emmanuel[...]

Some Structures Removed From the Country Club Property

Demolition crews are in the final stages of cleanup on National Park Service property which was once the Gettysburg Country Club. This view was taken facing northeast at approximately 10:00 AM on Sunday, December 11, 2011. Demolition crews are finis[...]