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Spangler's Spring, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, circa 1907-1914

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Summary:Spangler's Spring, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, circa 1907-1914. Caption reads: "Originally a rudely walled spring, its appearance has been changed by the National Park Commission in an effort to insure the purity of the water which is largely used by tourists. Located at the foot of Culp's Hill, it was within the scope of the terrible struggle there the evening of July 2d. At the close of fighting that night, soldiers of both armies mingled freely here, securing water."
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Pennsylvania
Geographical subject – Settlement:Gettysburg
Topical subjects:Springs
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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