Battle of Gettysburg Blog

The Total Gettysburg blog is designed to bring information to you in an expedient way. We will post here regularly on the latest findings and information related to our continuing research on the Battle of Gettysburg and the American Civil War.

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Apr 05, 2016

Battle of Gettysburg, Battle at Gettysburg, Battle Gettysburg, Gettysburg Battle

The Battle of Gettysburg was the bloodiest of the major civil war battles. Find the best Gettysburg battle summary here.

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Mar 31, 2016

Anaconda Plan, Civil War Blockade, Union Blockade, Winfield Scott

The Anaconda Plan was originally developed by General Winfield Scott prior to the Civil War. It was part of a grand plan designed to control the seceding states.

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Mar 30, 2016

Gettysburg Battlefield, American Civil War Battlefields

Take a quick tour through the major sites of conflict on the historic Gettysburg battlefield. Gettysburg battlefield tours are a great way to review the Battle at Gettysburg.

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Mar 30, 2016

Tillie Pierce, Civil War Heroes, Major Civil War Battles, Civil War Casualties

Tillie Pierce was one the great Civil War heroes for her service to the many Union Gettysburg casualties. Her accounts of the Battle at Gettysburg are among the most detailed ever recorded.

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Mar 30, 2016

Jennie Wade, Jennie Wade House, Jenny Wade House, Gettysburg PA

Jennie Wade holds the tragic distinction as the only civilian killed at the Battle at Gettysburg. There are many ironies to her story and her fiance and good friend Wesley Culp play a role.

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Mar 30, 2016

Gettysburg Battle Reports, Gettysburg Battle Summary, Gettysburg Battle

Gettysburg Battle Reports are detailed accounts written by the commanders themselves, and provide a unique look inside the battle from the perspective of the men who led.

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Feb 23, 2012

Gettysburg Battlefield Map, Map of Gettysburg Battlefield, Gettysburg Map

See how a Gettysburg battlefield map provides an excellent reference point for those looking for a visual representation of the Battle at Gettysburg. Access the Gettysburg maps for more detail.

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Feb 23, 2012

Civil War Political Cartoons, Civil War Cartoon, Civil War Politics

Civil War political cartoons offer a satirical perspective on events and people. Generals, heads of state and politicians are the common targets and we've compiled a collection that can't be missed.

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Jan 21, 2012

Union Generals, Civil War Generals

The Union Generals of the American Civil War were comprised of the professional soldiers, statesmen, lawyers, politicians, doctors and others.

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Jan 15, 2012

Confederate Generals, Civil War Generals

The Confederate Generals of the American Civil War were comprised of the professional soldiers, statesmen, lawyers, politicians, doctors and others.

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Jan 15, 2012

Gettysburg Hotels, Hotels in Gettysburg PA, Gettysburg PA hotels

There is no shortage of Gettysburg hotels in and around the Gettysburg PA area and Total Gettsyburg has it all here for you.

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Jan 14, 2012

Civil War Nurses, Nurses of the Civil War, Civil War Hospitals

See how Civil War nurses played an integral role in caring for the sick and wounded of the American Civil War.

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Jan 11, 2012

Taps, Civil War Songs, Songs of the Civil War

Taps is a song from the American Civil War in 1862 and is still used in military funerals today.

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Jan 03, 2012

Civil War Songs, Songs of the Civil War, Civil War Lyrics

Civil War songs have long endured since the days of the great American conflict right up to today and serve to connect us to the past.

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Jan 03, 2012

The Volunteer, Civil War Songs, Songs of the Civil War

The Volunteer is a song from the American Civil War in 1861.

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