Gettysburg National Military Park

North Carolina and Tennessee Monuments

North Carolina Monument, looking east

Image 1: North Carolina Monument, looking east. This is a picture of the North Carolina state monument, looking east towards Cemetery Ridge. The monument is located near the position where Pettigrew's North Carolina regiments left the woods and formed up for their participation in Pickett's Charge. The now destroyed observation tower can be seen on the left side of the picture. The copse of trees near The Angle is visible in the middle of the picture.

North Carolina Monument, looking west

Image 2: North Carolina Monument, looking west. Another view of the North Carolina monument, this one looking roughly west, showing the face of the figures in the statue.

North Carolina Monument

Image 3: North Carolina monument. A full view of the North Carolina monument.

Tennessee Monument, looking south

Image 4: Tennessee Monument, looking south. The Tennessee monument is located near and south of the North Carolina monument. The monument is made of marble, and the base is cut into the shape of the state of Tennessee. Little Round Top and Big Round Top are visible in the background.

Tennessee Monument, looking north

Image 5: Tennessee Monument, looking north. The trees beside the North Carolina monument are just visible on the left hand side of the picture. Also visible on the right is the observation tower that was demolished on July 4, 2000.

These photographs were taken with a Nikon F-601 autofocus SLR, using a Nikkor 24mm - 50mm f2.8 wide angle zoom lens or with a Sigma 150mm - 300mm telephoto zoom lens. The images were captured on Kodak Gold 200 film.