The Civil War Preservation Trust unveils its annual report on the country's 10 most threatened Civil War sites.
The Civil War Preservation Trust (CWPT) unveiled its annual report on the country's 10 most threatened Civil War sites in February. Actor Ben Stein, an avid battlefield preservationist, joined CWPT president James Lighthizer to announce the 2006 list. For more information on threats to these sites, see <www.civilwar.org
• Gettysburg, Pa.: Developers want to build a gaming facility a mile from East Cavalry Field.
• Shenandoah Valley Of Virginia: The proposed widening of Interstate 81 threatens Cedar Creek, site of a series of skirmishes, as well as 10 other battlefields in this valley.