“One of America’s most significant unprotected sites”

Yesterday, the Civil War Trust announced a $5.5 million fund-raising initiative to save Lee’s Headquarters at Gettysburg. The Trust has called it “one of America’s most significant unprotected sites.”

Here’s a look at the 4.1-acre property the Trust has targeted, courtesy of the Trust and one of their fabulous battle maps.

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The property is a familiar sight for battlefield enthusiasts, but here’s a refresher:

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2 Responses to “One of America’s most significant unprotected sites”

  1. Meg Thompson says:

    Remember, your contribution is often “matched” or exceeded by another donor. That means that your $5 can quickly become much more, and every little bit adds up.

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