Photos: AMERICA'S GREAT OUTDOORS: Salazar Announces Important Land Acquisition in Gettysburg National Military Park

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Last edited 7/30/2015

GETTYSBURG, PA -- Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced today that the National Park Service has acquired 95 acres of the former Gettysburg Country Club property to preserve as part of the Gettysburg National Military Park. The former country club land - now known by its historic name, the Emanuel Harman Farm - is where major fighting occurred on the first day of battle on July 1, 1863.