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Pennsylvania pairing: history, imagination

Cannon
Serial numbers mark the business end of a cannon — a real one. (Steve Ruark / For The Times)
The third of July
Modern conveyances meet beneath a bronze statue at Gettysburg, where on July 3, 1863, a historic three-day battle commenced that turned the tide of the Civil War. (Carolyn Kaster / AP)
Ever watchful
On Little Round Top, a statue of Brig. Gen. Gouverneur K. Warren of the Union Army keeps watch on the crest he was instrumental in securing. (Steve Ruark / For The Times)
Young visitors
Devil’s Den is a welcoming spot, which belies its violent history. In the background is Little Round Top. (Steve Ruark / For The Times)
Quiet cannon
On Little Round Top, the wartime weapon is silhouetted against the setting sun. (Steve Ruark / For The Times)
For his thoughts
Lincoln pennies cover a monument at the site where the president made the Gettysburg Address. (Steve Ruark / For The Times)
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