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  • Tourists Sandy and Brian Augustine of East Freedom, Pa., read about Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg National Military Park on Monday, Aug. 30, 2010, in Gettysburg, Pa. (AP Photo/Marc Levy)

    Developer: Gettysburg, casino can work together

    A divisive plan to build a casino near the site of the Civil War's tide-turning Battle of Gettysburg is in the mold of many other communities that have successfully meshed gambling with historical tourist destinations, the developer told state regulators Tuesday.


  • Pickett's Charge is depicted on the cyclorama at Gettysburg National Military Park. Historians continue to speculate about Gen. Robert E. Lee's rationale for the charge.

    Casino proposed near battlefield splits Gettysburg

    The town where the Civil War's tide-turning battle was waged is fighting dissension in its own ranks, with even hard-core preservationists split over a proposed casino that would rise near the historic battlefield and be named for the line that divided North and South.


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