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A Closer Look (Battle Lines) #944367

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 25, 2009
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) A closer look at an intense battle pitting history & preservation against development & jobs introduced.

(Wilderness Battlefield: John Hendren) The long battle over Walmart's desire to build a superstore near the Civil War's Wilderness Battlefield in Orange County, Virginia, featured; scenes & historical photos from the battlefield shown. [Actor Robert DUVALL - speaks out.] [Fredericksburg National Military Park ranger Russ SMITH†- says the battle was the beginning of the end for the Confederacy.] [Orange County chamber of commerce Barbara BANNAR†, National Trust for Historic Preservation Rob NIEWEG†- offer differing opinions on the Walmart issue.]

Gibson, Charles;
Hendren, John

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