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Gutekunst, Frederick (1831-1917) Gen. Meade's Headquarters, Gettysburg, PA., 15 July 1863 ca.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05111.01.0226 Author/Creator: Gutekunst, Frederick (1831-1917) Place Written: Gettysburg, Pa. Type: Photograph Date: 1863/07/15 ca. Pagination: 1 photograph ; 41.3 x 33 cm

Taken by Gutekunst. Accompanying text panel reads: "Scenes from the battlefield at Gettysburg, PA. General Meade's Head-quarters, on the Baltimore Turnpike, in the centre of our lines, during the last two days of the battle, according to statement of Adjutant General Thomas, U.S.A." Actually a photograph of Meade's Headquarters at the widow Pfeffer House used after the battle. A civilian man stands near the fence gate.

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