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Photos of Gettysburg College from the 1870's/1880's by Tipton

Discussion in 'Battle of Gettysburg' started by chubachus, Oct 11, 2017.

  1. chubachus

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    I recently picked up a copy of The Pennsylvania College Book 1832-1882 about Gettysburg College for a great price. It has a number of Tipton albumen photos of the campus presumably taken in the 1870's and 1880's. I found it on archive.org:

    gettysburg1.jpg
    gettysburg3.jpg
    gettysburg2.jpg
    gettysburg4.jpg

    Article on Linnaean Hall: https://historyarchive.wordpress.com/2013/12/06/looking-back-1920s-lincolns-chair-vanishes/

    Article on the Gymnasium (Gettysburg Academy Building): http://www.gettysburgdaily.com/christmas-decorations-at-the-gettysburg-academy-building/
     
    Last edited: Oct 11, 2017

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