15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Sunrise at Gettysburg: The First Day
I took this photograph at sunrise at the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania. It was at the this spot on the first day of the battle that Union General John Buford’s two cavalry brigades held the ground until reinforcements arrived.
© Daniel Brown.
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