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Near anniversary 2009

Saturday was another great day to be at the Antietam National Battlefield Park. It began early for me with an uneventful drive up the National Pike route, and a SHAF meeting in Keedysville which introduced promise of more website improvements and some exciting initiatives for the organization for the near future. After a photo-op at the [...]
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