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  • Market Sq., 2nd and Market Streets Harrisburg, PA 17101
    The Jones House was a four-story brick hotel that occupied the southeastern corner of Market Square. It was the premier hotel of Harrisburg during the Civil War. Lincoln briefly stayed at the hotel...
  • N. 6th St., N of Woodbine. In concrete. Harrisburg, PA 17101
    From the first shots of the Civil War, the women of Harrisburg worked behind the scenes to ensure a Union victory.
  • Booser Ave. and 30th St. Penbrook, PA 17103
    Wesley Union Church was organized in 1816, with its first building at Third and Mulberry Streets. Wesley Union A.M.E. Zion Church at 2219 North Fifth Street is the successor to the original church....
  • Northwest Quadrant of Market Square, Brick over concrete Harrisburg, PA 17101
    Throughout the Civil War, the Union Army depended on Harrisburg as a hub for troops and supplies. Harrisburg's economic and cultural life centered on Market Square.
  • Downtown Marysville Marysville, PA 17053
  • 36 W. Allen St Mechanicsburg, PA 17055-6257
    Named for a settlement of mechanics who repaired and made wagons in the early 1800s, Mechanicsburg's continued growth was also attributed to the Cumberland Valley Railroad. Completing its line in...
  • Cole Alley Steelton, PA 17113
    The Midland Cemetery is the final resting place for slaves, former slaves, men of the United States Colored Troops, Buffalo Soldiers and numerous leaders of the area's African American community....
  • Forster to Reilly, and Front to 6th Streets Harrisburg, PA 17101
    The Midtown Harrisburg Historic District features many houses and gives a good idea of what it was like to live in turn-of-the-century Harrisburg.
  • Sylvan Terr. to 19th Street, and Market to Brookwood Streets Harrisburg, PA 17102
    Built between 1880 and 1920, the Mount Pleasant Historic District encompasses the oldest section of Allison Hill.
  • 1 Lincoln Cir. at Reservoir Park Harrisburg, PA 17103
    The National Civil War Museum is one of the largest museums in the world dedicated solely to the American Civil war. The Museum seeks to tell the whole story of this most troubled chapter in...
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