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An invitation addressed to Winfield S. Shields from The Gettysburg Battlefield Memorial Commission dated September 27, 1910 requesting his presence at the dedication of the State memorial in honor of the Pennsylvania soldiers who fought in the Battle of Gettysburg. The invitation was issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Shields, Winfield Scott, 1847-1946. Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1893, Commemoration, 1910-1920. Gettysburg National Military Park (Pa.), Commemoration, 1910-1920.
"Gettysburg Battlefield Memorial Commission invitation card for Winfield S. Shields, Honor Ceremony, September 27, 1910" (1910). Indiana, Pennsylvania in the Civil War. 255.
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