Written for both professional and amateur historians, Gettysburg Magazine has been publishing engaging and highly readable works of original scholarship concerning the battle and campaign of Gettysburg since 1989. Each issue presents peer-reviewed research into the strategies, the controversies, the participants, the witnesses, and the events leading up to and following the battle. Features include personal essays, historical and contemporary photography from the site, and maps that allow readers to more fully visualize the events of those critical three days in American history.
Issue 66 (January 2022)
The Events and Actions of Battery B, 1st New York Light Artillery, on July 2, 1863
Steven M. Gates
Confusion over the 2nd Connecticut Light Battery: Here’s What It Really Did at Gettysburg
Fifteen Men per Monument: The 27th Connecticut at Gettysburg
“His Information Was Always Accurate and Reliable”: John S. Mosby and the Beginning of the Gettysburg Campaign
Rob Orrison and Kevin Pawlak
In Their Role as Commander-in-Chief: Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis during the Gettysburg Campaign, Part 2, June 1863
Thomas J. Ryan
"They Would Kill Me for Sure”: The Wild Ride of James Parke Postles
Jeffrey R. Biggs
A Man of Iron: Theodore Pease’s Medical Treatment and Resiliency
The Death of General Lewis Armistead
The Gettysburg Diary of Robert Robinson, 73rd Pennsylvania
If You Want To Go: Peaches Then, Peaches Now . . . The Sherfy Orchard
The Gettysburg Magazine publishes articles, edited documents, human interest stories, and book reviews of interest to scholars, history buffs, and members of the general public interested in the Gettysburg Campaign, the Gettysburg Address, the Gettysburg National Military Park, and the various personalities and controversies associated with these formative events. Scholarship from any discipline in the humanities and social sciences is welcome. Manuscripts may be submitted for review by the Editorial Board via e-mail attachments to the editor. Submissions should be in Microsoft Word or a compatible program. Illustrations are encouraged and should be submitted in electronic form scanned at a minimum of 300 dpi (dots-per-inch). Copyright laws require that the author receive written permission for illustrations that are not in the public domain. Electronic copies made with cell phone cameras or other devices with low resolution will not reproduce well in print. The style of submissions should follow the latest edition of the Chicago Manual of Style. Sources should be fully identified in footnotes or endnotes using the footnote/endnote function in Word. The magazine publishes in January and July of each year, although there are no specific deadlines for submission. Accepted manuscripts are normally published in the next available issue. Questions regarding submissions may be directed to the editor at email@example.com.Book Reviews
The Gettysburg Magazine is interested in book reviews of publications that deal directly with the Gettysburg Campaign, the Gettysburg Address, the Gettysburg National Military Park, and the various personalities and controversies associated with these formative events. Brief reviews of approximately two to three paragraphs are preferred with a focus on a critique of the work and, if not readily apparent from the title, the contents of the work. Reviews should be submitted in Microsoft Word or a compatible program to the book review editor, Dr. Timothy Orr at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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