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Children of the Battlefield

Saturday, July 13, 2024
11:00 am12:00 pm
A historic battlefield scene with a cannon in a grassy field. Text: "Children of the Battlefield with Tim Smith, Saturday, July 13th, 11 a.m." Showing a teenage girl holding a baby.

Learn about the local children who witnessed the Battle of Gettysburg up close. Through rare letters, diaries, and manuscripts preserved by the Adams County Historical Society, ACHS Historian Tim Smith weave together a unique story that is fascinating for all ages.

This free public program is made possible by the generous support of PA Bucket List.

© 2024 Adams County Historical Society

Any individual who financially qualifies, based upon level of income, may be granted free admission to the museum. The determination will be made by museum staff based upon that individual’s application for free admission.