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 68 (December 2022)
The Confusing Case of the Two “Flags” of the 19th Indiana
John Michael Priest
A Ford too Far on the Road to Gettysburg
James H. Johnston
Why Did Lee Reorganize his Army in May 1863?: Some New Perspectives
David G. Smith
The Real Effects of Jackson’s Death on the Pennsylvania Campaign
Christian B. Keller
A Reappraisal of Major General John Bell Hood’s Gettysburg Wound
Richard D. Schroeder
“Bravery, Faithfulness, and Efficiency”: The Forgotten Role of Leopold von Gilsa
James S. Pula
Picturing Gettysburg: John B. Bachelder and the Making of Civil War Memory
James J. Broomall
Not Just a White Reconciliation: The Fiftieth Anniversary at Gettysburg
And the Battle Continues . . .
A. F. Sweetland
Old Scenes and Old Lenses . . . Make Great Stories
Statement of Publishing Ethics
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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