Prof Carmichael quoted in Central PA magazine

Professor Carmichael was quoted in a Central PA magazine article about reenactors and Civil War commemorations.

From the article:

On June 29, The Wall Street Journal ran a story that reported, "Peter Carmichael, a professor of history at Gettysburg College, calls reenactments an 'unfortunate distraction' from a deeper understanding of the Civil War, including the motivations of those who fought and its legacy." That night, Carmichael quoted himself to me at the media reception in Gettysburg sponsored by the college: "unfortunate distration."


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