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Terms of Use

Terms of Use

The terms and conditions set forth in this terms of use (the “Terms of Use”) shall govern your visit to and use of the websites provided by the Gettysburg Foundation (“Gettysburg Foundation,” “us,” “our,” or “we”), including, the “Site," as well as all services related to the Site. By using the Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, please do not use this Site.

General Information

We reserve the right to change the terms and conditions of these Terms of Use. We will announce any changes by posting a revised document of these Terms of Use on the Site. You can determine when these Terms of Use were last revised by referring to the “Last Updated” legend at the top of this page. By continuing to use the Site following such changes, you will be deemed to have agreed to such changes. You agree to review these Terms of Use periodically to be aware of any such changes. Your use of certain services on the Site may be governed by additional rules, which will be available on the Site. By using any service you acknowledge that you have reviewed all rules for the service in question and agree to be bound by them.

If you have any questions regarding the meaning or application of this Agreement, please direct all questions to

Copyright: Entire website copyright 2009-2010 Gettysburg Foundation. All rights reserved.

This Site and the contents of the Site are intended for your personal use. The Site contains copyrighted material, including, without limitation, text, software, photos, graphics, illustrations, images and logos (“Site Content”). This Site is protected as a collective work pursuant to U.S. copyright laws, international conventions and other copyright laws. The Gettysburg Foundation owns copyrights in the original content on the site or the material is owned by its creator and used under license You may not modify, distribute, display, reverse engineer, perform, reproduce, create derivative works from or in any way exploit any of the Site Content. Subject to your compliance with these Terms of Use, you may download or copy one copy of the Site Content for your personal, noncommercial use only, provided that you do not change or delete any trademark or copyright notice. You agree that you cannot download or copy Site Content for uses other than your personal, noncommercial use without our prior, expressed written consent. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrighted material. You may not download or copy any product listings, descriptions, or prices, nor may you use tags or any other hidden text using our names or trademarks, without our expressed written consent.

Members of the Press

Members of the press may reprint press releases or use information contained in press releases on this Site for articles or reports. Members of the press may also use photographs found in the Press Tent section of this Site, provided that appropriate credit is given in photograph/graphic captions.

Educational Use

Students and educators may use materials found on this Site for educational purposes.


“Gettysburg Foundation,” “Gettysburg: Our Country’s Common Ground,” “Friends of Gettysburg,” and are trademarks of the Gettysburg Foundation. Other marks, graphics, typefaces, trade names and logos appearing on the Site may also be trademarks of the Gettysburg Foundation. All other trademarks appearing on the Site are the property of their respective owners. Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting any license or right to use any of the Gettysburg Foundation’s trademarks and our trademarks may not be used in any manner for any purpose without our expressed written consent.

Copyright Agent

Barbara Sardella, Esq. 
Address: P.O. Box 2886 York, PA 17405 
Phone: (717) 741-8415 Fax: (717) 741-5292 

Third Party Sites

We may provide you with links to other websites from the Site (“Linked Sites”.) You acknowledge and agree that we have no responsibility for the accuracy or availability of information provided by the Linked Sites. Links to Linked Sites do not necessarily constitute an agreement by or association with us of such sites or the content, products, advertising or other materials presented on the Linked Sites. You acknowledge and agree that we do not control and are not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused with use of or reliance on any content, goods or services available on the Linked Sites.

You agree that your use of the linked sites is at your own risk and is subject to the terms and conditions of use applicable to such sites and resources.

Purchases and Products

If you wish to purchase any product made available through the Site, you may be asked to supply certain information relevant to your purchase, including without limitation your credit card number, the expiration date of your credit card, your billing address, and your shipping information. You represent and warrant that you have the legal right to use any credit card(s) or other payment means used to initiate any transaction. Any such information provided through the Site will be treated by the Gettysburg Foundation in accordance with our Privacy Policy. By submitting such information, you grant the Gettysburg Foundation to provide such information to third parties for purposes of the completion of purchases initiated by you or on your behalf. Verification of information may be required prior to the acknowledgment or completion of any purchases.


We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the content and use of the Site to determine compliance with these Terms of Use and any other operating rules established by us.


See the Gettysburg Foundation Privacy Policy.


These Terms of Use, our Privacy Policy and any operating rules for the Site established by us constitute understanding between you and us with respect to the use of the Site. We control and operate this site from our offices in the United States of America. We do not represent that materials on the Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Individuals who choose to access this Site from other locations do so at their own risk, and are responsible for compliance with any local laws, as applicable. We may limit the Site’s availability, in whole or in part, to any person, geographic area or jurisdiction we choose, at any time and in our sole discretion.

Our Address

Gettysburg Foundation 1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, PA 17325


If you are interested in reproducing any Site Content, you will need our permission, which we may approve or deny in our sole discretion. Please send your request to:

Gettysburg Foundation 
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, PA 17325 
Attn: Permissions Request 
You may fax your request to: (717) 338-1244

Linking to Our Site

If you are interested in linking to our Site from your site, please e-mail your request to, which we may approve or deny in our sole discretion.