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Identification:

Preferred Structure Name:
1st New Jersey Brigade Monument
Structure Number:
MN271-D
Other Structure Name(s):
 
Other Structure Name(s)
1. 
Tobert's Brigade Monument
Park:
Gettysburg National Military Park
Historic District:
 
Historic District
No records.
Structure State:
Pennsylvania
Structure County:
Adams
Region:
Northeast
Cluster:
Chesapeake
Administrative Unit:
Gettysburg National Military Park
LCS ID:
009792
 
Historical Significance:

National Register Status:
Entered - Documented
National Register Date:
01/23/2004
National Historic Landmark?:
No
Significance Level:
Contributing
Short Significance Description:
Contributing commemorative feature to Gettysburg National Military Park HD which is nationally significant under NR Criteria A, B, C & D. Areas of Significance: Military, Politics/Government, Landscape Architecture, Conservation, Archeology-Historic. Period of Significance: 1863-1938.
Long Significance Description:
Contributing commemorative feature to Gettysburg National Military Park HD which is nationally significant under NR Criteria A, B, C & D. Areas of Significance: Military, Politics/Government, Landscape Architecture, Conservation, Archeology-Historic. Period of Significance: 1863-1938.

1 of 12 Civil War Monuments to NJ of the GBMA Era (1863 - 1895). Only one to honor 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, & 15th NJ regiments. Indicates general position held by Brigade Jul 2-3, 1863. Flank Markers denote specific line positions. Vista opened to monument 1902. Located E side of N Sedgwick Ave.
 
Construction Period:

Construction Period:
Historic
Chronology:
 
Physical Event
Begin Year
Begin Year CE/BCE
End Year
End Year CE/BCE
Designer
Designer Occupation
1. 
Built
1888
CE




2. 
Altered
1902
CE




3. 
Reconstructed
1986
CE
1987
CE
E. Karkadoulias
Sculptor
4. 
Preserved
1988
CE


NPS
Other
5. 
Restored
2002
CE


NPS

 
Function and Use:

Primary Historic Function:
Monument (Marker, Plaque)
Primary Current Use:
Monument (Marker, Plaque)
Structure Contains Museum Collections?:
No
Other Functions or Uses:
 
Other Function(s) or Use(s)
Historic or Current
No records.
 
Physical Description:

Structure Type:
Outdoor Sculpture
Material(s):
 
Structural Component(s)
Material(s)
1. 
Substructure
Granite
2. 
Superstructure
Granite
3. 
Superstructure
Bronze
Short Physical Description:
Monument w/ 4 position markers. Base 7'diameter. Coursed, rough-cut shaft w/ decorative banding on turret design. Excised lettering base, minature temple surrounds front bronze tablet. Bronze tablet, back, bas-reliefs sides. All approx. 20' high. Eroded markers, 1' x1'-5" sq.