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Civil War Era Studies
Many are familiar with William H. Tipton, a well-known local photographer who recorded iconic views of the town, battlefield, and monuments surrounding Gettysburg. What many people may not know is that Tipton built a house in the early 1900s right on top of Gettysburg’s first African-American cemetery. [excerpt]
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Dalton, Andrew I. "An Early Black Cemetery on York Street." Gettysburg Times (January 25, 2016).