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Court House And Fountain Memorial Square

Court House And Fountain Memorial Square Chambersburg Pennsylvania
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Stock #: 40287
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Chambersburg
State: Pennsylvania (PA)
County: Franklin
Publisher: Chembersburg News Agency
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
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Highlights of Chambersburg: the heart of our city, Memorial Square, which our four banks, the Central Presbyterian church, Franklin County Courthouse, and the monument commemorating the burning of Chambersburg are located, is the hug of our city. It was here that General Robert E. Lee, commander-in-chief of the southern Armies, held a council of war with his aide, General A. P. Hill, on Friday, June 26, 1863. the northern march of the mighty host of the South was directed toward Gettysburg after this memorable meeting of Generals Lee and Hill.