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Songs and Stories of a Civil War Hospital

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30 Chambersburg Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325 United States

July 2022

Songs and Stories of a Civil War Hospital

July 2 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Songs and Stories of a Civil War Hospital, 30 Chambersburg Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325 United States
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Commemorate the 159th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg with a program that describes the use of the church as a Civil War hospital.  The program features readings from a nurse who cared for wounded soldiers inside the church building and from a wounded soldier himself.  Two poignant poems by Walt Whitman and period music give further insight into the plight of the wounded and the tender care they received.  This is a one-hour program suitable for all ages. The…

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