125 Anniversary

of the

Spanish-American War

The 125th Anniversary of the Spanish - American War

The following living history programs and events have been organized by the NGP History Project 

to commemorate Pennsylvania's military involvement in the Spanish-American War.

Click on the images below to take you to the information for each of our events!

The Flags They Carried

April 29, 2023

A visit to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's flag collection, the Capitol, and other historic sites. 

On To Mt. Gretna!

May 6-7, 2023

Mobilizing the 8th Pennsylvania for mustering into United States service. 

Dumped Into A Hayfield

July 8, 2023 

14th Pennsylvania garrisons

Fort Mott, New Jersey.

Life on Pea Patch Island

Aug 5, 2023

The 14th Pennsylvania garrisons Fort Delaware on Pea Patch Island.

Much More Than The Splendid Little War

April 4 - Sept 1, 2023

We teamed up with Penn State University's Harrisburg Campus for a 125th Anniversary exhibit.

The Keystone in the Philippines

September 16-17, 2023

On outpost with the 10th Pennsylvania at the Pennsylvania Military Museum

Grand Opening - Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flag Education Center

October 4, 2023

Join us for the GRAND OPENING of our commonwealth's Battle Flag Education Center in Harrisburg!

We have been asked by the Capitol Preservation Committee to represent the Spanish-American War era.

A Carolina Christmas -       14th Pennsylvania at       Camp Marion, South Carolina

December 2-3, 2023

Join us as we share a glimpse of the holiday season with the 14th Pennsylvania during their time at Camp Marion in Summerville, SC during the Spanish-American War.