Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park, Virginia by United States. National Park Service.

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Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Wilderness, and Spotsylvania--this is America's battleground, where the Civil War roared to its bloody climax. No place more vividly reflects the War's tragic cost in all its forms. A town bombarded and looted.

T he Museum Shop/Bookstore at the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military park has four locations (Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Jackson Shrine and Chatham) specializing in Civil War themed books and items.

Scale ca. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), Folded title: Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park, Virginia. "NMP. F.S. " Includes text and illus. Text and illus. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

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Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Experience this military park that encompasses four major Civil War battlefields and preserves the historic buildings associated with them.

Between Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Wilderness, and Spotsylvania this is the bloodiest landscape in North America.

These places reveal the trials of a community and nation at war. In the U.S. Congress established Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Memorial National Military Park to commemorate the heroic deeds of the men engaged at the battles of Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Wilderness, and Spotsylvania Court House.

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Become a Junior Ranger at Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania NMP. Our park has four booklets of activities available for kids. After completing each booklet, Junior Rangers receive a patch to mark their accomplishment.

Earn all four "rocker" patches to complete your set. Our booklets are free and highlight each major battlefield in the park. The park was established as Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Battlefields Memorial National Military Park on Februand transferred from the War Department Aug The lengthy name remains its official designation—75 letters, the longest name of any unit in the national park Location: Spotsylvania County and.

Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Battlefields National Military Park, Fredericksburg, VA. 30, likes talking about this 9, were here. Welcome to the official facebook page of the. "*GPO: / Reprint " Title from panel. Includes text and map of "Route between Fredericksburg Battlefield Visitor Center and Chatham." Text, ill.

(some col.), and map of "Fredericksburg and vicinity, " on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Consistent with Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park “Stay Home” Executive Order implemented in the Commonwealth of Virginia on Maall public programming is cancelled through J The park’s buildings, including Chatham, the Stonewall Jackson Death Site, and visitor centers at Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville, will remain closed to the.

Chancellorsville Battlefield is one component of the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park. This small area west of Fredericksburg witnessed the heaviest and most brutal fighting in American history.

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Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park. Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park has four major Civil War Battlefields and four historic buildings. Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Wilderness, and Spotsylvania--this is America's battleground, where the Civil War roared to its bloody climax.

Only about 20% of the soldiers are identified. Confederates who died in the Fredericksburg area were interred in Confederate cemeteries in Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania.

The park maintains a data base of information on the known burials in all three cemeteries. For information on the known burials, call the visitor center at Save on popular hotels near Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park in Virginia: Browse Expedia's selection of {ount} hotels and places to stay closest to Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park.

Book now and pay later with Expedia. The National Battlefields in Fredericksburg and throughout Spotsylvania County truly represent living history. As you walk on the hallowed ground where Civil War Soldiers lived and died is chilling.

There are cannons in some of the fields, grave markers, information boards and /5(). Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park is a unit of the National Park Service in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and elsewhere in Spotsylvania County, commemorating four major battles in the American Civil War: Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, The Wilderness, and on: Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VAUSA.

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About Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park In and around Fredericksburg, the park covers about 8, acres and includes four great battlefields of the Civil War: Chancellorsville, Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania Court House and the Wilderness.

Due to its strategic location halfway between Richmond and Washington, D.C., Fredericksburg and the surrounding area were of prime. Fredericksburg Battlefields: Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Battlefields Memorial National Military Park, Virginia (Handbook (United States.

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Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park in Virginia contains four major Civil War battlefields and five historic structures, like Chatham Manor, making it the second-largest military park in. Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park, Fredericksburg, VA.

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Gen. Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia achieved significant victories at Fredericksburg in and Chancellorsville inbut suffered an irreparable blow at the end of the latter battle with the death of Lt.

Gen. Thomas J. (“Stonewall”) Jackson. In the Union and Confederate armies returned to the Fredericksburg area and met [ ]. Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Wilderness, and Spotsylvania--this is America's battleground, where the Civil War roared to its bloody climax.

No place more vividly reflects the War's tragic cost in all its forms. A town bombarded and looted. Farms large and small ruined. Refugees by the thousands forced into the countryside.

More t men wounded; 15, killed--most in graves /5(35). Fredericksburg is a city on the Rappahannock River in Virginia, 45 miles south of Washington, DC and 58 miles north of Richmond. Known for its colonial and Civil War history, it’s home to the 4 battlefields of the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park: Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Wilderness and Spotsylvania Court House.

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Fredericksburg, VA MI. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County National Military Park, Virginia. [Washington, D.C.]: United States Department of the Interior, National Park. Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park Northeast» Virginia Listed in the table below are Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park's current plans or projects.

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