Category Gettysburg

Andrew A. Humphreys’ Division – Gettysburg Battle Walk with Ranger Karlton Smith

Here’s Ranger Karlton Smith giving us a great deal of information on Major General Andrew Atkinson Humphreys and his division during the Battle of Gettysburg, especially on July 2, 1863 and the fight in the Peach Orchard. Advertisements

The 147th New York on July 1st – Gettysburg Battle Walk with Ranger Zach Siggins

Here’s Ranger Zach Siggins, who is really doing a great job as a fairly new ranger at Gettysburg, giving an excellent battle walk discussing the performance of the 147th New York on July 1, 1863 at the Battle of Gettysburg. Unfortunately it cuts off before he ends the program, but when it cuts off he’s […]

Confederate Monuments at Gettysburg – Gettysburg Battle Walk with Ranger Daniel Vermilya

Here’s Ranger Dan Vermilya giving a battle walk discussing six confederate monuments at Gettysburg. Dan always does a great job, and this is no exception. It’s filled with great information as usual.

The Lost Gettysburg Address

This book by David Dixon tells a fascinating story of Charles Anderson, a Kentuckian who later moved to Ohio. The son of Revolutionary War soldier Richard Clough Anderson, Charles Anderson had connections ranging from George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette to Abraham Lincoln. What prompted this book was the fact that Charles Anderson gave […]

Care of the Wounded Civil War Program with Ranger Matt Atkinson – Gettysburg National Military Park

Here’s Ranger Matt Atkinson giving a terrific program on how Civil War surgeons cared for the wounded in the war. Unfortunately, it cuts off before the end of the program, in the middle of a point Matt was making, but the presentation up to that point is really good.

The Confounding of Dan Sickles – Gettysburg Battle Walk with Ranger Chuck Teague

Here’s a battle walk with Ranger Chuck Teague at the Gettysburg National Battlefield Park covering Dan Sickles on July 2, 1863. Sorry, Chuck. I’m not convinced. 🙂 To me, Dan Sickles is still that confounded Dan Sickles. 🙂 The video’s description reads, “Ranger Chuck Teague leads a battle walk covering the confusion on the morning of […]

Winfield Scott Hancock on July 3 – Gettysburg Battle Walk with Ranger Matt Atkinson

Here’s an opportunity for you to virtually experience a battle walk with Ranger Matt Atkinson of the Gettysburg National Military Park. Matt is one of my favorite rangers on a battle walk. In this battle walk, Matt discusses Major General Winfield Scott Hancock and focuses primarily on his role in the Union defense of Cemetery […]