Class Year

2018

Document Type

Blog Post

Publication Date

3-18-2016

Department

Civil War Institute

Abstract

The normally quiet town of Gettysburg was once more disrupted by battle when two groups of protesters went head-to-head over the memory of the Confederate flag. Since the tumult and confusion of that fateful Saturday two weeks ago, many have weighed in on the day’s events with varying degrees of accuracy and distorted perceptions of reality. The following is my account. [excerpt]

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This blog post originally appeared in The Gettysburg Compiler and was created by students at Gettysburg College.