Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of the Rogers House
Location. 39° 48.498′ N, 77° 14.643′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Emmitsburg Road (Business U.S. 15) and Sickles Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Emmitsburg Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Andrew Atkinson Humphreys (a few steps from this marker); 11th Massachusetts Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Wisconsin Sharpshooters (within shouting distance of this marker); First Massachusetts Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Perry's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); First Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Batteries F & K, Third U.S. Artillery (about 300 feet away); 26th Pennsylvania Infantry (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Regarding Site of the Rogers House. At this site, Josephine Miller, the granddaughter of farm owner Peter Rogers, stayed for all 3 days of the battle of Gettysburg, baking bread and caring for the wounded. She particularly endeared herself
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 13, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 81 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 11, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.