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The Warfield family home, located at Millerstown Road and SW Confederate Avenue, is one of the few properties owned by a black family in Gettysburg in July of 1863. It was recently restored.

Many civilians fled in fear during the three-day Battle of Gettysburg. But while white citizens could feel reasonably assured they could one day return to their homes, black and free citizens likely felt in danger of becoming refugees.

The Gettysburg National Military Park (GNMP) is highlighting three projects to better tell these stories, said GNMP Public Affairs Officer Jason Martz.

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