Monday, September 4, 2017

Antietam: 8th Pennsylvania Reserves monument dedication (hover on image)


THEN image: Unknown photographer, Sept. 17, 1906, Second Brigade of the Pennsylvania Reserves at Antietam.
NOW image: John Banks, Aug. 27, 2017.

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Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Antietam: Philadelphia Brigade Park in West Woods (hover on image)


THEN image: Unknown photographer, circa 1935 | Antietam National Battlefield Library
NOW image: John Banks, Aug. 27, 2017

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Saturday, July 29, 2017

Antietam: Union burial party on the David R. Miller farm (hover on image)


THEN image: Alexander Gardner, September 1862,  Library of Congress | NOW image: John Banks, July 2, 2017

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Sunday, July 9, 2017

Antietam: 16th Connecticut monument dedication in 1894 (hover on image)


THEN image: Unknown photographer, Oct. 11, 1894 | Courtesy Gil Barrett via Stephen Recker,
Rare Images of Antietam And the Photographers Who Took Them
NOW image: John Banks, July 2, 2017

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Antietam: Union soldiers on Burnside Bridge (hover on image)


THEN image: James Gibson, September 1862 | Library of Congress
NOW image: John Banks, July 3, 2017

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Monday, July 3, 2017

Antietam: 14th Connecticut vets at William Roulette farm (hover on image)


THEN image: Unknown photographer, 1894 (via Tad Sattler)
NOW image: John Banks, July 3, 2017

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Near Cold Harbor, Va.: Union cavalry at Old Church Hotel (hover on image)


THEN image: Timothy O'Sullivan, June 4, 1864, Library of Congress
NOW image: John Banks, June 5, 2017

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Antietam: Battle-damaged Lutheran church on Main Street (hover on image)


THEN image: Alexander Gardner | Library of Congress collection, Sept. 21 or 22, 1862
NOW image: Google Street View, September 2012

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Saturday, March 25, 2017

Cedar Creek: Union vets at Belle Grove mansion in 1886 (hover on image)


THEN image:Unknown photographer, U.S. Military History Institute, Carlisle Barracks, Pa. via NPS | 1886
NOW image: John Banks, March 21, 2017

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Sunday, March 19, 2017

Spotsylvania Courthouse: Gen. John Sedgwick monument (hover on image)


THEN image: Unknown photographer, late 19th or early 20th century
NOW image: John Banks, March 19, 2017

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Monday, March 13, 2017

Antietam: William McKinley monument in 1925 (hover on image)


THEN image: Library of Congress collection, 1925
NOW image: Laura Rowland, March 13, 2017

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Thursday, March 2, 2017

Gettysburg: General George Meade's headquarters (hover on image)


THEN image: Alexander Gardner | Library of Congress collection, July 1863
NOW image: Google Street View, July 2012

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Gettysburg: 1st Pennsylvania Cavalry monument (hover on image)


THEN image: Unknown photographer, Sept. 2, 1890 | NOW image: John Banks, Feb. 13, 2017
Civil War veteran Joseph Lindermuth (second from right in "Then" image) served in the 1st Pennsylvania Cavalry.
He was the model for the soldier on the monument. More HERE.

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Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Gettysburg: 9th Massachusetts monument dedication (hover on image)


THEN image: William Tipton at foot of Big Round Top | June 1885
NOW image: John Banks, Feb. 13, 2017

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Friday, December 9, 2016

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Charleston, S.C.: War-damaged Hibernian Hall (hover on image)

THEN image: Library of Congress collection, April 1865 | NOW image: Google Street View, January 2016

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Thursday, November 17, 2016

Antietam: Rohrbach/Burnside Bridge (hover on image)

THEN image: Alexander Gardner or James Gibson, Sept. 21, 1862, Library of Congress collection
NOW image: John Banks, Sept. 18, 2016

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Saturday, November 5, 2016

Gettysburg: Union breastworks on Little Round Top (hover on image)

THEN image: Timothy O'Sullivan, July 6, 1863, Library of Congress collection
NOW image: John Banks, Oct. 22, 2016

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Friday, November 4, 2016

Gettysburg: Dead Confederate on Slaughter Pen boulders (hover on image)

THEN image: Alexander Gardner, July 6, 1863, Library of Congress collection
NOW image: John Banks, Oct. 22, 2016

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Gettysburg: Fallen young Confederate in Devil's Den (hover on image)

THEN image: Timothy O'Sullivan, July 6, 1863, Library of Congress collection
NOW image: John Banks, Oct. 23, 2016

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Thursday, November 3, 2016

Gettysburg: Confederate dead at edge of Rose Woods (hover on image)

THEN image: Alexander Gardner, July 5, 1863, Library of Congress collection
NOW image: John Banks, Oct. 23, 2016

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Monday, October 3, 2016

Antietam: 124th Pennsylvania vets at monument dedication (hover on image)

THEN image: Unknown photographer, Sept. 17, 1904, History of the 124th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers;
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Sunday, October 2, 2016

Antietam: Dr. Otho J. Smith farm/hospital (hover on image)

THEN image: Alexander Gardner, about Sept. 20, 1862 (Library of Congress); NOW image: John Banks, Sept. 17. 2016
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Monday, August 1, 2016

Charleston, S.C.: Union soldiers on Meeting Street (hover on image)

THEN image: Library of Congress collection, April 1865 | NOW image: Google Street View, January 2016

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