I have seen maps giving the name for that Mary Locher cabin as A.
Yr. Obt. Svt.
G E "Gerry" Mayers
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Sent: Tuesday, July 01, 2008 10:03 AM
Subject: [TalkAntietam] Video Podcasts of Antietam Farms
> Antietam Cable Television filmed a series entitled "Historic
> Homes of Washington County". These are available online as
> video podcasts. The offerings include Otto Farm, Sherrick
> Farm, Mumma Farm, Dunker Church, Pry House, and more!.
> Among the tours is the Mary Locher Cabin (given by Ranger Kevin
> Walker). Since Mary Locher cabin was renting the site to
> Alfred Poffenberger in 1862, what name would you use for this
> farm on a battle-period map? You'll note the map used in the
> video has Mary Locher, with which I am in agreement.
> Visit this site to access the videos:
> Tom Shay
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