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Antietam National Battlefield

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Lifeline For Bluebirds: Boxes Aid In Survival

They pop up with amazing regularity along the park roads of Antietam National Battlefield — little shoebox-sized cedar boxes hanging vertically on fence posts, metal signs and tree stumps.

03/02/2014

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Gettysburg National Park Grants KKK Event Permit

The Ku Klux Klan has been granted a permit to hold an event at Gettysburg National Military Park.

09/26/2013

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Banjo’s African Roots Explored At Md. Conference

Players and scholars of 19th century American banjo music are gathering at the Antietam National Battlefield for a weekend of performances and presentations.

06/21/2013

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Man Digs Up Live Civil War-Era Shell From Yard

J.D. Taylor Jr. was planting trees at his Sharpsburg home when he came upon a startling sight: a live Civil War-era shell.

04/12/2013

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Md. Scouts Sell Tickets For Antietam Re-Enactment

Organizers of a major Civil War battle re-enactment near Sharpsburg say they have enlisted local Boy Scouts to sell tickets.

07/30/2012

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Civil War Banjo Conference At Antietam In Md.

A weekend conference at the Antietam National Battlefield is exploring the link between the banjo and the Civil War.

06/22/2012

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Washington Co. Boosts Funding For Antietam Concert

Washington County is digging deeper to help sponsor an annual outdoor concert at the nearby Antietam National Battlefield.

05/23/2012

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Md.’s Antietam Battlefield Getting New Boss

The National Park Service has named a new superintendent of the Antietam National Battlefield near Sharpsburg.

11/09/2011

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Civil War Trust Honors Former Antietam Park Chief

A prominent group is honoring the recently retired superintendent of the Antietam National Battlefield for helping protect hallowed ground at the site near Sharpsburg.

05/23/2011

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Md. Symphony Holds Antietam Battlefield Event

The Maryland Symphony Orchestra is traveling to the Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg to announce the results of a fundraising campaign for its annual outdoor concert there.

05/02/2011

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23,000 Candles Will Light Up Antietam Battlefield

Volunteers are preparing to light up the Antietam National Battlefield near Sharpsburg with more than 23,000 candles.

12/04/2010