National Geographic : 1931 Jul
THE MOST FAMOUS BATTLE FIELD IN AMERICA BOYS IN BLUE ON THE FAMOUS WHEATFIELD AT GETTYSBURG Here, where their grandsires battled in '63, come Sons of Veterans to camp and drill to-day. Members of a Lancaster, Pennsylvania, company which retains the Civil War uniform. © National Geographic Society Natural Color Photographs by Orren R. Louden VETERANS AT HIGH WATER MARK (SEE, ALSO, COLOR PLATE III) As one stands here, flanked by guns, monuments and markers, the scene is so peaceful that it is hard to imagine the living hell of fury that swept the spot when Pickett's Charge dashed itself to pieces. The two veterans at the left were participants in the Battle of Gettysburg.