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Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, circa 1901-1906

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Summary:Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, circa 1901-1906. Caption reads: Gettysburg College, chartered in 1832, was originally established as a gymnasium in connection with the Lutheran Theological Seminary, founded in 1825. From the cupola the gallant Gen. Buford directed the opening battle; the building was directly in the line of the Confederate Army, and after the first day's fight was used as a hospital. Postcard number: 2397.
Provider:Raphael Tuck & Sons
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Pennsylvania
Geographical subject – Settlement:Gettysburg
Topical subjects: Gettysburg College
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
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
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