The Battle of Gettysburg was a critical turning point in the American Civil War.
Grade Range: 5-12
Duration: 5 minutes
Date Posted: 8/29/2013
In this post, readers are encouraged to reflect on the historical and psychological meaning of one of the Civil War’s most stirring and most significant battles: Gettysburg. Through photographs and remembrances, readers will revisit this scene and the sacrifices made there. Written by Project Assistant Ryan Lintelman, this post is published on the Museum's "O Say Can You See?" blog.