We’re on Confederate Avenue next to the Monument to Tennessee for some soldier accounts and stories.
Dr. Caroline Janney is the Director, John L. Nau III Center for Civil War History at the University of Virginia. You may recognize her from the History Channel’s 2022 program about Abraham Lincoln.
This piece is part of our coverage of the 159th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. You can find all of the videos here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLZrhqv_T1O1u3SOPYsUOk5b4y5_ZB7P5H
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