Antietam National Battlefield

Hello and welcome to the Record of the Week. This week, the team travels to Sharpsburg, Maryland to view the Antietam National Battlefield. Here, we learn about the Battle of Antietam and its influence on President Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation. Read more in ARCGIS Story Maps.

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Antietam National Battlefield
 
Antietam National Battlefield Survey Plat