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Civil War in York County, Pa.

Photos of the people, places, and events related to the Civil War in historic York County, Pennsylvania. More than 11,000 Confederate soldiers and 10,000 Union soldiers passed through here in June and July 1863 in the Gettysburg Campaign.

Civil War in York County, Pa.

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Thought to be Sgt. Zephraim E. Hersh, 87th PA, Union VI Corps. From Hanover PA. Photo taken by S. G. Scheaffer at his Broadway Gallery in Hanover. Says "hem Hersh" on the reverse.

Civil War CDV Union Sergent VI Corps Hanover Pa.


Husband and Wife in YORK PA Pennsylvania Carte de Visite CDV Antique Photograph. Photo by Fitz James Evans in the 1859-1863 range.

View of the wartime Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge which was burned on June 28, 1863, to prevent Confederates from entering Lancaster County PA

Envelope sent from a soldier patient in the US Army Hospital in York in December.

Captain Gilbert W. Branyan Promoted from private on December 8, 1862 - mustered out with company on July 28, 1863. PA 166th Regiment Company D

Civil War photo of a woman in York PA; taken by Henry Barratt of York; tax stamp on the back. From eBay.

Post-war veterans button from an encampment in York of the 2nd Regiment, Sons of Veterans Reserve.

York County carpenter of the Civil War era; photo by Henry Barratt.

Orig. Barratt York PA CDV Of A Civil War Era Carpenter

I found this postcard for the battle of Hanover on eBay. I have not seen it previously.

The Billmeyer House, also known as the York House, located at 225 East Market St. in York, PA, was built in 1860

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Battle in Hanover

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On Hanover square, pa

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historic photos hanover pa

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Picket Hanover, PA | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

The meeting of York N° 17 and the Leviathan American 4-4-0's at Hanover Junction, Pennsylvania on the occasion of the Civil War re-enactment of the 1862 Great Locomotive Chase. [Photo by John Gensor]

A reenactor portraying a soldier takes a lap around the field to greet the visitors at the Hanover cavalry battle during the Blue Gray Alliance reenactment in Gettysburg, Pa.

Gettysburg Confederate casualties buried in York PA

Gettysburg Confederate casualties buried in York PA

The Confederate line of calvary races to push the North out of Hanover. The move didn't work. The Battle of Hanover was reenacted on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 south of Hanover. Bil Bowden photos

The Battle of Hanover | York Today | The York Dispatch

JEB Stuart's cavalry took hundreds of horses from York County farmers from June 30 - July 1, 1863.

Hanover Junction, Pennsylvania. 1865. U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 111-B-360 From:: Series: Mathew Brady Photographs of Civil War-Era Personalities and Scenes, (Record Group 111) Photographer: Brady, Mathew, 1823 (ca.) - 1896 Brady National Photographic Art Gallery (Washington, D.C.) (via National Archives)

In the Swan's Shadow

Battle of Hanover, Pennsylvania

Hanover, Pennsylvania Civil War site photos