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Onondaga County at Gettysburg - A Sesquicentennial Remembrance

  • Ongoing: until Sunday, August 11, 2013
  • Sunday: 11:00am
  • Wednesday: 10:00am
  • Thursday: 10:00am
  • Friday: 10:00am
  • Saturday: 11:00am
  • Where: Onondaga Historical Association, 321 Montgomery St., Syracuse, NY 13202
  • Cost: Free buy tickets
  • Age limit: All ages

In honor of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, Onondaga Historical Association (OHA) on February 6 will open in the museum’s first floor studio gallery a new exhibit entitled “Onondaga County at Gettysburg: A Sesquicentennial Remembrance.” The focus will be on paintings, photos, diary entries and quotes to illustrate the experience of eight veterans who served at Gettysburg in one of the following locally-based regiments: the 3rd Onondaga (122 NY Infantry), the 4th Onondaga (the 149th NY Infantry), and Battery B of the 1st NY Light Artillery. Also included in the exhibit is a three-part framed battlefield map that shows the military maneuvering that took place over the course of three days of fighting, July 1 – 3, 1863.

This event was posted Jan. 30, 2013 and last updated Sept. 16, 2014

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