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    HEAD-QUARTERS MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE G. MEADE/DURING THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG (No. 43). The classic view of the humble little whitewashed farm house that was army headquarters on July 2 and 3, 1863. A whirlwind of activity, the action of his staff was punctuated by severe artillery fire each day which killed a number of men and compelled Meade to leave temporarily. Mount measures 12.5 by 10.5 inches and the images is 9 by 6.75 inches. Image has good clarity. Dated 1866 and noted "Negative by T. H. O'Sullivan" and "Positive by A. Gardner..." with the date taken: "July, 1863."

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    December, 2010
    11th Saturday
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