Pennsylvania

Photo: Garen Meguerian,  Valley Forge (Some rights reserved) Pennsylvania borders Delaware and Maryland to the south, West Virginia to the southwest, Ohio to the west, New York and a water border with Canada to the north, and New Jersey to the east. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/9bwNrP2gi9YjWuth7 National ParksValley Forge was the site of the 1777-78 winter encampment of the …

Gettysburgh National Park

Photo: Summer Drive NPS: The Battle of Gettysburg (July 1-3, 1863) was a turning point in the Civil War, the Union victory that ended General Robert E. Lee’s second and most ambitious invasion of the North. Often referred to as the “High Water Mark of the Rebellion”, Gettysburg was the Civil War’s bloodiest battle and …