Peoria Public Radio Staff
Around the Nation
Thu July 4, 2013
History Buffs Commemorate 150 Years Since Gettysburg Battle
Originally published on Thu July 4, 2013 8:48 am
This week marks the 150th anniversary of the battle of Gettysburg. While it's widely known as the critical turning point of the Civil War, the small Pennsylvania town has seen many other battles since then — over how the historic site should be preserved and remembered.