By: Jennie Wade Museum (J. I. Mumper, Custodian)
Gettysburg, PA, Jenny Wade Museum: 1922
Seller ID: A39363
Condition: Very Good+
B&W Illustrations; This is an oblong paperback book with illustrated cardstock covers and a side stapled spine. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book covers are in mostly clean condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "During the Battle of Gettysburg, 20-year-old Mary Virginia "Jennie" Wade and her mother stayed at the home of her sister, Mrs. J. Lewis McClellan, who had just given birth to her first child. While baking bread for the Union troops, a stray bullet passed through two doors striking and killing Jennie Wade. Jennie Wad... View More...