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Antietam Off The Beaten Path: 10 reviews and 23 photos

  grove farm
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  • grove farm - Antietam
      grove farm
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  • lincoln and mc clellan at grove farm - Antietam
      lincoln and mc clellan at grove farm
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  • lincoln and mc clellan at grove farm. - Antietam
      lincoln and mc clellan at grove farm.
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mt. airy plantation house also known as grove farm was built in 1821. this 2 1/2 story flemish bond brick house with federal and greek revival elements was the meeting place of president lincoln and general mc clellan two weeks after the battle of antietam. lincoln was annoyed with mc clellan for not pursuing general lee into virgina. on november 7 th 1862 lincoln relieved mc clellan of command. grove farm is located just west of downtown sharpsburg on RT 34.

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  • Updated Dec 5, 2011
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