Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Stevens Log House
The 1830s Stevens Log House is a fine, intact example of early 19th century village life with few amenities. From this primitive site, its residents observed the great conflict and Confederate occupation of West Middle Street during the Battle of Gettysburg.
This award is given to Ernest and Linda Shriver for their commitment and hard work towards the betterment and beautification of Historic Gettysburg.
The John L. Andrews II Memorial Award of Main Street Gettysburg is presented in recognition of building façade improvements completed in the best interest of historic restoration and preservation.
John L. Andrews II, of the National Park Service, was a Founding Member and Secretary of the Main Street Gettysburg Board of Directors. A true believer in the mission and ideals of Main Street Gettysburg, John Andrews’ relentless passion for the long-term well-being of Historic Gettysburg comes alive through each newly restored and preserved site.
John L. Andrews II, 1952-1996
Main Street Gettysburg, Inc. is a non-profit organization committed to the development and preservation of historic Gettysburg for the economic
Erected by Main Street Gettysburg, Inc.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 49.78′ N, 77° 14.065′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on W Middle Street (Pennsylvania Route 116). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 138 W Middle Street, Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "…what in your life you will never see again." (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Franklin Street “Colored” School 1884-1932 (about 400 feet away); “… the battle itself proved a relief.” (about 500 feet away); Agricultural Hall (about 500 feet away); T.T. Tate House (about 500 feet away); C.W. Hoffman House (about 500 feet away); "…run home as quickly as you can." (about 600 feet away); First Home of Seminary and College (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
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