[TalkAntietam] Re: Trip Report from November 23, 2007
- Damn, yes it does. We usually pick a different day since they so fairly
mundane little projects. Thanks for letting me know.
>>> "eighth_conn_inf" <eighth_conn_inf@...> 11/26/2007 2:22 PMTom,
April 5 also looks like the CWPT workday; does that make any
I have a hardbound copy of your doctoral thesis on the way--I look
forward to reading it.
--- In TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com, "Thomas Clemens" <clemenst@...>
> Tom Shay et al,
> I got involved in some Homeowner-type projects on Friday and never
> over to the battlefield, to my regret. It sounds liek you had agood
> day, and yes, it was cold and windy!cutting
> On the Final Attack Trail and the Union approach trail the tree-
> and brush clearing have been the focus of the last several SaveHistoric
> Antietam Foundation Work Days. We cut a lot of the trees along theOtto
> Farm lane and the cleared area at the top of the ridge where theParrott
> rifle represents Durell's battery. The Natural Resources staffthere
> are great and do a lot of work in addition to what we do, but ourWork
> Days always make a big difference. On Nov. 10 we cut about 125yards of
> trees that obscured the view from the Visitr's Center to French'sContact
> attack. If you ever have the time, come join us for a day of scene
> On Dec. 8 there is an opportunity, weather permitting, to plant 176
> apple trees in the next phase of the Piper Orchard restoration.
> me of the NPS staff ofr details and to let us know you're coming.scheduled
> TheSHAF website has more information, "shaf.org " Our next
> Work Day is tentatively set for April 5, again weather permitting.Come
> help make a difference in restoring America's best preserved
> Thomas G. Clemens D.A.
> Professor of History
> Hagerstown Community College