This article originally appeared in the Spring 2009 issue of Hallowed Ground,the Civil War Preservation Trust's award-winning membership magazine.
A History and Guide
was published in 1997
and is currently
in its ninth printing.
About the Authors
Garry Adelman is the author of numerous Civil War books and articles. He is vice president of the Center for Civil War Photography and has been a Licensed Battlefield Guide at Gettysburg for 15 years. He is a senior historian at History Associates in Rockville, Md.
Timothy H. Smith is a longtime Licensed Battlefield Guide at Gettysburg, the author of several Gettysburg books and articles and works as a researcher at the Adams County Historical Society.