​​​​​​​​New Wayside Historical Markers

The Camp Curtin Historical Society dedicated five new wayside historical markers in Cumberland County on Saturday, June 13, 2015. The markers were funded by a grant from the Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau, with additional major donations from the Historical Society of Camp Hill, Capital Area Genealogical Society, and Hampden Township Veterans Recognition Committee. These markers are part of a continuing effort to bring our local Civil War history to life and stimulate tourism.



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Board of Directors

James Schmick 


Lawrence Keener-Farley  


Annette Keener-Farley  


Jeff Witmer



Frank Barrella

Jeanne Bobish

Joe Boslet 

Stu Brown

Sandra Gusler

P. Eugene Mascioli, II

Jared Mike

Timothy Pastula




Thank you for visiting the

Camp Curtin Historical Society


Civil War Round Table

We are dedicated to preserving the memory

of Camp Curtin and the Civil War history

of the Harrisburg area.


Please read our pages to learn more about us.

If you have any questions, please contact us at


Camp Curtin Historical Society

Post Office Box 5601

Harrisburg, PA 17110





The Camp Curtin Historical Society is a Pennsylvania nonprofit corporation, recognized by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service as a Section 501(c)(3) not for profit charity.  All contributions to the Society are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.  The Society is registered with the Pennsylvania Department of State as a charitable organization.  A copy of the registration and financial information may be obtained by telephoning toll free 1-800-732-0999.  Registration does not imply endorsement

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​On Sunday , June 2nd 2019 Camp Curtin Historical Society presented the

Re-dedication of the Restored

17th Pennsylvania Cavalry Monument

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