By historylover | Posted July 7, 2013
| Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
CNN PRODUCER NOTELynn Jones documented the reenactments at Gettsyburg, Pennsylvania on the battle's 150th anniversary during the weekend of July 4. Jones attended the first day of the four-day event, and she says she was amazed by the size and scope of the crowd. See more of her photos and video here. - jccarp, CNN iReport producer
A 1/4 of a million people converged in Gettysburg for the 150th anniversary of the battle. And I was one of them. 15,000 reenactors, 135 cannons and 375 horses.