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Re: Differences toward Civil War battlefields

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  • slippymississippi
    ... my ... limited ... Gettysburg, ... to ... with ... FRANKLIN!?!?! That weren t no battle, lady, it was a turkey shoot. I m hoping your post is a joke. If
    Message 1 of 8 , Aug 26, 2004
      --- In civilwarwest@yahoogroups.com, tlind1@y... wrote:
      > My observation is this..that northern folks seem to esteem their
      > battlefields and the homes of their Generals a little higher than
      my
      > southern kin (discounting Virginia). No doubt because of the
      limited
      > battles fought in the north but if you have ever been to
      Gettysburg,
      > the grand scale of the battlefield is staggering and their effort
      to
      > make it like it was (a great amount of undergrowth and trees are
      > being removed in the restoration). Then you look at the problem
      with
      > the Franklin battlefield which should be every bit as important as
      > Gettysburg was.


      FRANKLIN!?!?! That weren't no battle, lady, it was a turkey shoot.
      I'm hoping your post is a joke. If not, please visit Vicksburg or
      Shiloh, ASAP!
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