For Casual Historians

The College Hospital: Pennsylvania College and the Battle of Gettysburg
     A research paper by Craig Schneider, Gettysburg College '07 on how Pennsylvania College was used during the fighting on July 1,2 and 3, 1863.

New York Times Topic- Lincoln Page
     The New York Times has a webpage with Lincoln resources, including news pieces, speeches, photos and much  more.  There is a list of recommended Lincoln books as well.

The Lincoln Home
     The National Park Service homepage for the Abraham Lincoln Home National Historic Site in Springfield Illinois, preserving the only home Lincoln owned at Eighth and Jackson Streets.

Lincoln Cottage 
     The Soldiers' Home was a refuge for Lincoln and his family from the heat and political pressures of life at the white house.

Lincoln Into Art
     Lincoln artist Wendy Allen has opened a new gallery and contemporary art and gift store on Baltimore Street in Gettysburg.  Her art will be the anchor of the gallery however speakers will be lecturing on adveritzed dates.

Lincoln Institute 
     Website of an organization which promotes the scholarly study of Abraham Lincoln and dissemination of Lincoln materials to the general public.  Features include "Lincoln State By State," "Mr. Lincoln's White House," and "Mr. Lincoln and Freedom," all web-based projects funded by the Gilder-Lehrman Institute.

Ford's Theatre National Historic Site
     National Park Service homepage for the site of Lincoln's assassination in Washington, D.C. on April 14, 1865.  The National Park also includes the House Where Lincoln Died, the Peterson Boarding House. 

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
      Homepage of the Lincoln Presidential Library located in Springfield, Illinois. The Library has a collection of Lincoln items that are viewable on-line, as well as upcoming events related to Lincoln and educational resources.

http://www.ridethetrolley.com/
      Homepage for the Freedom Transit.   New trolley system with routes and schedules. 

http://www.gettysburgdaily.com/
     Homepage for the Gettysburg Daily.   Up to date photo's of the Gettysburg Battlefield with comparisons to earlier dates and times. 

Gettysburg National Military Park
     Homepage for the National Park Service's Gettysburg National Military Park, preserving the hallowed battlefields of Gettysburg.  Plan your battlefield visit, learn about the history of the battle, and download .PDF maps of the action.

Budapest to Gettysburg Documentary
     Filmmaker Jake Boritt's forthcoming documentary, "Budapest to Gettysburg," tracing the life of his father, Lincoln historian and CWI Director Gabor Boritt. 

Eisenhower National Historic Site 
     National Park Service home for the Eisenhower National Historic Site, preserving the 34th president's Gettysburg farm and its outbuildings.

Gettysburg Convention and Visitors Bureau
     Plan your trip to the Gettysburg area and learn of the attractions it has to offer!

Gettysburg Adams Area Chamber of Commerce
     Plan your trip to the Gettysburg area!

Oh Ranger! Green Guides to Parks
    Has fun facts, resources, and pictures for 23 different parks- including Gettysburg!

Historic Gettysburg-Adams County
    HGAC is a non-profit organization to preserve and restore the historic heritage of Adams County's townships and boroughs.