Jacob's Resting Place
Photos of Jacob's Resting Place
Travelers also recommend:
TripAdvisor Reviews Jacob's Resting Place Carlisle
Travel Blogs from Carlisle
Today the plan is, after we finish breakfast, we are going to get our photos taken using original photography equipment back from the civil war era. We will be dressed according to the period. After that, we will grab lunch to go and head down via Skyline Drive thru the mountains. Due to the weather in Charleston, SC we are no longer heading that way. We will be making our way to Knoxville, TN. Or as close as we can. Today is mostly going to be a driving ...
... the walls of the building.
Following the walk, we headed back to Chambersburg as it is now 5:30ish. We decided to hit up a local hole in the wall dessert place called Nathan Miller Chocolate for some coffee and desserts to take back to the hotel.
Our trip took a change as we looked ahead and our plan to stop in Charleston, SC is a no go as Monday it is suppose to be Storms. With that said, we made plans to ...
... Indian young people brought here to Carlisle. I look at the tombs, sure enough, you see names like "Abe Lincoln son of Antelope Cheyenne" a vivid image of how white culture was imposed on these students. But my question is: why a cemetery at a school? It seems very odd that so many young people should die--while in school! Later I ask a lady at the historical society about this. She explains "When these young people were brought here, many didn't have ...
... onions on the top all dumped in a bowl--not exactly haute cuisine (Egypt is not exactly famous for it high culinary standards). Koshery also happens to be the last thing I ate before I got horribly sick on my Egypt trip in 2011. Even now just the wiff of it makes me nauseous.
"This is amazing!" A customer tells the cook. Well, well, well... A Chambersburgian enjoy an foreign dish that I can no longer eat...!
I have to ask "Are you Egyptian?" I ask the fellow.
... by. We just saw an older couple walking down the street in IU gear. Of course Danny started an conversation and 30 minutes later they went on their way. Now we have another gentleman on the porch talking history with Danny. We are looking forward to walking the battlefields tomorrow and I'll take plenty of pictures. Danny & ...