Park Bookstore Closed on Tuesday, September 30
The park bookstore will close at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 for inventory. It will reopen on its regular schedule on Wednesday, October 1.
Gettysburg National Military Park Honors Employees
Contact: Katie Lawhon, (717) 334-1124
Gettysburg National Military Park recently recognized three individuals with incentive awards. Chris Gwinn, acting supervisory park ranger, was recognized for planning interpretive programs for the 151stbattle anniversary. Matt Housch, park volunteer, received an award for filming the park’s summer programs and putting them online. Jim Flook, park ranger/interpreter, was recognized for assisting in multiple projects and boosting morale. Ed W. Clark,Gettysburg National Military Park superintendent, presented the awards at a parkwide staff meeting earlier this month.
Did You Know?
Asked to provide "a few appropriate remarks", President Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address is recognized today as one of the greatest speeches of his presidency.