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Andrew I. Dalton

Andrew I. Dalton

Andrew Dalton has served as executive director of the Adams County Historical Society since 2019. Prior to his appointment, Andrew completed his undergraduate studies at Gettysburg College and worked in the Society's Collections Management office. A lifelong resident of the Gettysburg area, Andrew is passionate about local and regional history, with an emphasis on the Civil War era and African American history and culture. He has received project funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and is the author of a book and numerous articles. Most recently, his research on Civil War-era cartography at Gettysburg was featured in The Washington Post and Hallowed Ground Magazine. He is a frequent contributor and guest presenter for the American Battlefield Trust, Gettysburg National Military Park, and Gettysburg College's Civil War Institute. 


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