Gettysburg 150th

Abraham Lincoln 16th President of the United States“The world will little note, nor long remember what we say here, but it can never forget what they did here. It is for us the living, rather, to be dedicated here to the unfinished work which they who fought here have thus far so nobly advanced. It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us, that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion, that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain, that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom, and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.”

President Abraham Lincoln, November 19, 1863

2013 marked the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg and the Gettysburg Address. PCN took you along on Ranger-guided Battlewalks and let you sit in with on-location expert discussions live from the battle field.

PCN Gettysburg 150th coverage gave you a front row seat at the commemoration of President Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address live from Soldiers’ National Cemetery.

PCN cameras have been at lectures, discussions, battlewalks and many other special anniversary events throughout the year.

Check our schedule page for upcoming Gettysburg 150th programming and visit the PCN Store to take home your copies of the many programs that PCN has covered to commemorate the anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg.

 

December 25
12:00 am - Gettysburg Battle Walk, Culp’s Hill: Then and Now with Troy Harman
1:50 am - Gettysburg Battle Walk: Sunset on Cemetery Ridge with Jared Frederick
2:40 am - Leading Up to the Battle of Gettysburg with authors Cooper Wingert, Scott Mingus, and Jim McClure
3:35 am - New Birth of Freedom Commemorative Ceremony with the Gettysburg National Military Park
4:55 am - Commemorating the Battle of Gettysburg
5:20 am - Gettysburg Opening Battles with authors David Petruzzi and Scott Mingus-Part 1
5:35 am - Battle of McPherson’s Ridge, a battle walk with John Hoptak and Bill Hewitt
6:25 am - Gettysburg Opening Battles with authors David Petruzzi and Scott Mingus-Part 2
6:55 am - Gettysburg Day One Engagements with Chris Mackowski, Kristopher White, and Brian Jordan-Part 1
7:35 am - Key Moments at Gettysburg: Battle on Oak Hill with the Gettysburg National Military Park
8:25 am - Gettysburg Day One Engagements with Chris Mackowski, Kristopher White, and Brian Jordan-Part 2
8:45 am - Gettysburg Day One Engagements with Col. Tom Vossler, Garry Adelman, and Tim Smith-Part 3
8:55 am - Key moments at Gettybsurg: Battle of Barlow’s Knoll with Chuck Teague and Dan Welch
9:30 am - Gettysburg: End of Day One with Col. Tom Vossler, Garry Adelman, and Tim Smith
9:55 am - Gettysburg Battle Walk: Last March of the Iron Brigade with Scott Hartwig
11:00 am - Key Moments at Gettysburg: The Wheatfield, a presentation with Michael Kelly
11:50 am - Gettysburg Day Two Engagements with Jim Hessler, Tom Huntington, and Tom Desjardin-Part 1
12:50 pm - Key Moments at Gettysburg: Battle at the Peach Orchard with the Gettysburg National Military Park
1:15 pm - Gettysburg Day Two Engagements with Jim Hessler, Tom Huntington, and Tom Desjardin-Part 2
1:50 pm - Gettysburg: Devil’s Den and Little Round Top with Allen Guelzo, David Detweiler, and David Reisch
2:20 pm - Battles at Devil’s Den and Little Round Top, a battle walk with Troy Harman and Jim Flook
3:50 pm – Gettysburg: End of Day Two with Jake Boritt and Stephen Lang
4:20 pm - Key Moments at Gettysburg: High Water Mark, a presentation with Nate Hess
4:45 pm - Gettysburg Battle Walk: Sickles’ Line Under Attack with Dan Welch
5:30 pm - Gettysburg Battle Walk: Gen. Meade’s Council of War with Angie Atkinson and John Nicholas
6:05 pm – Gettysburg: Day Three Engagements with David Petruzzi and Tom Carhart
6:30 pm - Pickett’s Charge Commemorative Walk with rangers and guides from the Gettysburg National Military Park
7:15 pm – Gettysburg: Ramifications of the Battle and Preserving History with Jeff Shaara and Peter Carmichael
7:55 pm - Gettysburg Battle Walk: Battle for Culp’s Hill with Chuck Teague
9:00 pm - Gettysburg Battle Walk: The East Cavalry Field with Jared Frederick
9:40 pm - Key Moments at Gettysburg, Brian Farm: The Civilians with Allyson Perry
10:05 pm - Gettysburg Aftermath in 4D, a presentation with Garry Adelman and Tim Smith
11:20 pm - Firing Demonstration with the 44th Georgia Volunteers, Company A and Capt. William B. Haygood
11:45 pm - Confederate Civil War Doctor portrayed by Alan Fleckner

December 26
12:00 am - Flames beyond Gettysburg: Jubal Early’s March to the Susquehanna River with Scott Mingus
12:50 am - Lee & Confederate Generalship in the Gettysburg Campaign with Richard Sommers
1:55 am - Lee and His Army from the Seven Days to Gettysburg with Jeffry Wert
2:50 am - George Meade’s Transition to Army Command with Carol Reardon
3:55 am - Samuel Wilkeson’s Gettysburg Address with Matthew Pinsker
4:50 am - Joshua Chamberlain’s Ideas About the Meaning of the Civil War with James Trulock
6:00 am - History through Storytelling with Jeff Shaara
7:05 am - Why Can’t We Agree on Pickett’s Charge panel discussion
8:25 am - High Water Marks in the Gettysburg Campaign with James McPherson
9:20 am - Cowardice at Gettysburg with Peter Carmichael
10:15 am - Allure of Gettysburg as a Turning Point with Peter Carmichael
11:20 am - George Meade and the Gettysburg Campaign with Kent Masterson Brown
12:15 pm - Reverberations of McPherson’s Woods with Judkin Browning
1:35 pm - Relying Upon Experience at Gettysburg with Brooks Simpson
2:30 pm - Decisive Moments of July 1st with Scott Hartwig
3:35 pm - George Meade at Williamsport with Allen Guelzo
4:35 pm - William Frassanito’s ‘Gettysburg: A Journey in Time’ panel discussion
6:00 pm - Fighting Joe Hooker & His Army of the Potomac with Ethan Rafuse
6:50 pm - How the Town of Gettysburg Shaped Military Decisions During the Battle with Allen Guelzo
7:50 pm - Lincoln and Freedom in Film & Fact with Harold Holzer
8:45 pm - Decisive Moments of July 2nd with Wilson Greene
9:50 pm - The Vermont Assault on Pickett’s Charge with Howard Coffin
10:35 pm - Lee’s Army and the Declining Margin for Error with Joseph Glatthaar
11:30 pm - The Philadelphia Gentleman: George Gordon Meade with Chris Stowe

December 27
12:20 am - The Joshua Chamberlain You Didn’t Know with Thomas Desjardin
1:20 am - Relying Upon Experience at Gettysburg with Brooks Simpson
2:15 am - Decisive Moments of July 1st with Scott Hartwig
3:20 am - George Meade at Williamsport with Allen Guelzo
4:20 am - William Frassanito’s ‘Gettysburg: A Journey in Time’ panel discussion
5:30 am - Fighting Joe Hooker & His Army of the Potomac with Ethan Rafuse
6:20 am - How the Town of Gettysburg Shaped Military Decisions During the Battle with Allen Guelzo
7:20 am - Lincoln and Freedom in Film & Fact with Harold Holzer
8:15 am - Decisive Moments of July 2nd with Wilson Greene
9:20 am - The Vermont Assault on Pickett’s Charge with Howard Coffin
10:05 am - Lee’s Army and the Declining Margin for Error with Joseph Glatthaar
11:00 am - The Philadelphia Gentleman: George Gordon Meade with Chris Stowe
11:50 am - The Joshua Chamberlain You Didn’t Know with Thomas Desjardin
12:50 pm - Flames beyond Gettysburg: Jubal Early’s March to the Susquehanna River with Scott Mingus
1:45 pm - Lee & Confederate Generalship in the Gettysburg Campaign with Richard Sommers
2:50 pm - Lee and His Army from the Seven Days to Gettysburg with Jeffry Wert
3:45 pm - George Meade’s Transition to Army Command with Carol Reardon
4:50 pm - Samuel Wilkeson’s Gettysburg Address with Matthew Pinsker
6:00 pm - Joshua Chamberlain’s Ideas About the Meaning of the Civil War with James Trulock
7:10 pm - History through Storytelling with Jeff Shaara
8:15 pm - Why Can’t We Agree on Pickett’s Charge panel discussion
9:30 pm - High Water Marks in the Gettysburg Campaign with James McPherson
10:30 pm - Cowardice at Gettysburg with Peter Carmichael
11:25 pm - Allure of Gettysburg as a Turning Point with Peter Carmichael

December 28
12:35 am - George Meade and the Gettysburg Campaign with Kent Masterson Brown
1:30 am - Reverberations of McPherson’s Woods with Judkin Browning
2:50 am - Northeast PA History Conference: Lincoln’s Civil War Policies and Pennsylvania with Randall Miller
4:10 am - Northeast PA History Conference: Luzerne County and the Civil War with William Kashatus
4:55 am - Northeast PA History Conference: A Soldier’s Life in the 143rd Pennsylvania with re-enactor Mark Kahn
2:00 pm - Northeast PA History Conference: Lincoln’s Civil War Policies and Pennsylvania with Randall Miller
3:20 pm - Northeast PA History Conference: Luzerne County and the Civil War with William Kashatus
4:00 pm - Northeast PA History Conference: A Soldier’s Life in the 143rd Pennsylvania with re-enactor Mark Kahn
5:05 pm - Northeast PA History Conference: Women and the Civil War with Martha Pezzino
6:05 pm - Northeast PA History Conference: How to Teach the Civil War panel discussion
7:00 pm - The Civil War in Photographs with Michael Kraus, Kenneth Turner, and David Neville
8:10 pm – Mister Lincoln Lecture Series: Young Man Lincoln with Allen Guelzo
9:20 pm – Mister Lincoln Lecture Seriers: The Mind of Abraham Lincoln with Allen Guelzo
10:40 pm - Gettysburg National Cemetery Walk with Gettysburg National Military Park Ranger John Pierce
11:35 pm - Palmetto Guard History with Steve Kryzanauskas, Palmetto Guard, 2nd South Carolina Volunteer Infantry

December 29
2:00 pm - The Civil War in Photographs with Michael Kraus, Kenneth Turner, and David Neville
3:10 pm – Mister Lincoln Lecture Series: Young Man Lincoln with Allen Guelzo
4:20 pm – Mister Lincoln Lecture Seriers: The Mind of Abraham Lincoln with Allen Guelzo
5:40 pm - Gettysburg National Cemetery Walk with Gettysburg National Military Park Ranger John Pierce
6:30 pm - It’s History! Museum & Visitor Center at the Gettysburg National Military Park

 

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