"Gods and Generals" at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, West Virginia; photos courtesy of a cd handed to me by a good Samaritan(and a damn good photographer I might add!):
The Battle of Fredricksburg was re-created by transforming this colonial town, a unique American treasure, into the city of Fredricksburg, Virginia. Director Ron
Maxwell insisted on using Harpers Ferry; no computer effects, no back lot movie sets,
he wanted the real deal. It was a master production stroke.
Mississippi sharpshooters. A wee bit of cinematic ...more
Park Ranger John King conducts morning weapons inspection.