Take a Teacher’s Tour of the Battle of Gettysburg

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September, 2013

Historian Matthew Pinsker leads a teacher’s tour of the Battle of Gettysburg, highlighting key moments and individuals to illustrate the broad story of the battle, its implications for the Civil War, and its legacy in American history.

Watch the full tour below, or scroll down to study the battle through short segments.



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June 12 – July 19, 2013 Location: Online

Understanding Lincoln is a new type of online graduate course taught by noted Lincoln scholar Matthew Pinsker and offered jointly by the Gilder Lehrman Institute and Dickinson College. The course provides seminar-style interaction and 3 graduate course credits at low cost for a limited number of eligible participants.

Registration is open until July 19, 2013.

Course begins July 23, 2013, and ends November 19, 2013—the 150th Anniversary of the Gettysburg Address.

July 23, 2012 Location: Gettysburg, PA
Gettysburg, PA

Professor Allen Guelzo will lead a teacher workshop on the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln, and the Battle of Gettysburg.