College has rich battle history

Posted: Saturday, June 29, 2013 12:06 am

A wounded soldier who was treated at what is now Gettysburg College's Pennsylvania Hall went on to become a conspirator with John Wilkes Booth, and was hanged after he stabbed Secretary of State William Seward.

That's just one of countless stories connected to the college campus's role in the Battle of Gettysburg.

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