Gettysburg Daily

Powers Hill Tree Removal Part 3

This is a view of Powers Hill taken approximately 15 years after the Battle of Gettysburg. The house and barn belonged to Nathaniel Lightner at the time of the battle, and at the time when the photograph was taken. The Baltimore Pike is in the foreg[...]

Warren Avenue Closed For A While

Warren Avenue, which connects Crawford and Sickles Avenue in Plum Run Valley/Valley of Death to Sykes Avenue on Little Run Top is closed while “shoulder work” is being conducted. This view was taken facing southeast at approximately 8:30[...]

Smith’s 4th NY Restoration at the GNMP Monument Shop: Part 1

The newly casted bronze head to the 4th New York Independent Battery monument, on display at the Gettysburg National Military Park Monument Shop. This view was taken facing north at approximately 4:25 PM on Wednesday, October 26, 2011. Wednesday aft[...]

Unfinished Work North of Gettysburg

The monument to the 74th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment on West Howard Avenue in Gettysburg National Military Park. This view was taken facing east at approximately 8:00 AM on Friday, October 21, 2011. Back in July, we reported on the National Park [...]

Ball on Knap’s Culp’s Hill Monument Replaced Again

Once again, the “ball” has been returned to the top of the monument for Knap’s Pennsylvania Battery on Culp’s Hill. This view was taken facing northwest at approximately 12:00 PM on Sunday, October 16, 2011. After another act[...]

New York State Monument Cleaned

This view was taken facing northeast at approximately 3:40 PM on Sunday, September 25, 2011. The New York State Monument in the Soldiers National Cemetery was cleaned for the first time since 1998. To wrap-up another rainy week in Gettysburg, weR[...]

National Cemetery Comfort Station Closed for Repairs

The National Cemetery Comfort Station, as viewed from the Baltimore Pike. This view was taken facing southwest at approximately 5:50 PM on Wednesday, September 14, 2011. The only publicly accessible restroom within the National Cemetery is temporari[...]