Selected Civil War Photos with a Modern View

19th century view of the Cashtown Inn        Cashtown Inn today

Cashtown Inn, Cashtown, Pennsylvania

 

Burying the dead at Cold Harbor        Cold Harbor today

Cold Harbor, Virginia

 

Devil's Den July, 1863        Devil's Den July, 2001

Devil's Den, Gettysburg Battlefield, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

 

The Dunker Church at Antietam September 1862        The Dunker Church at Antietam today

The Dunker Church, Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland

 

Stonewall Jackson Shrine in the 19th century        Stonewall Jackson Shrine today

Stonewall Jackson Shrine, Guinea Station, Virginia

 

Lutheran Seminary in the 19th century        Lutheran Seminary today

Lutheran Theological Seminary, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

 

The stone wall at Marye's Heights after the battle        The Stone Wall at Marye's Heights today

The Stone Wall, Marye's Heights, Fredericksburg, Virginia

 

Wilbur McLean House after the surrender        Wilbur McLean House today

Wilbur McLean House, Appomattox Court House, Virginia

 

Meade's Headquarters in Gettysburg        Meade's Headquarters in Gettysburg today

General George Meade's Headquarters, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

 

Lee Headquarters in Gettysburg        Lee Headquarters in Gettysburg today

General Robert E. Lee's Headquarters, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

 

The Sunken Road at Antietam after the battle        The Sunken Road at Antietam today

Sunken Road at Antietam, Sharpsburg, Maryland

 

 

Surratt boarding house in Washington, DC        Surratt boarding house in Washington, DC today

Surratt Boarding House, Washington, DC

 

Surratt Tavern, Surrattsville, Maryland        Surratt Tavern, Clinton, Maryland

Surratt Tavern, Clinton, Maryland

 

The Wheatfield at Gettysburg in 1863        The Wheatfield at Gettysburg today

The Wheatfield, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

 

Arlington House - RE Lee's Home        Arlington House today

Arlington House, Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia

 

U.S.S. Cairo        U.S.S. Cairo today at Vicksburg, Mississippi

U.S.S. Cairo, today at Vicksburg, Mississippi

 

The crater at Petersburg after the battle        The crater in Petersburg National Battlefield today

The Crater, Petersburg, Virginia