16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Sunrise at Gettysburg: The First Day

I took this photograph at sunrise at McPherson's Ridge on the Gettysburg National Military Park. This is where General John Buford's Union cavalry held off Confederate forces on the morning of the first day of battle.

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Date Taken: 07.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Copyright: © Daniel Brown