Daily Archives: 23 Nov ’13

23 November 1863: “Instead of it being a Battle monument celebration, it was the dedication of a soldier’s cemetery at Gettysburgh, Penn. On the Old Battle Field, where the battle was fought, on the ever memorable days of 1st 2nd and 3rd of July 1863…”

Item Description:  Letter dated 23 November 1863, from Elias Winans Price to his sister Henrietta McDowell Price,  describing the cemetery dedication ceremonies at Gettysburg, Pa., which he attended.  Elias Winans Price, born in 1829, served in Company A, 5th New … Continue reading

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