“The 1913 Gettysburg reunion of American Civil War veterans was for the Battle of Gettysburg’s anniversary. President Woodrow Wilson’s July 4 reunion address summarized the spirit: “We have found one another again as brothers and comrades in arms,
Although many men fell in battle, still others, like these three Confederate soldiers, were captured by Union troops. Despite being held prisoner, all three men still bear a look of pride in this photo.
Multimedia source: The Battle of Gettysburg interactive video and map. Portrays a visual timeline of the famous battle during the Civil War. Easy to understand but content is appropriate for sixth grade and up.