Trust, Va. preserving Civil War battlefield - Article Photos 2/4

Bobby Krick, historian for the Richmond National Battlefiled, speaks during a news conference announcing the purchase of 285 acres of land at the Gaines Mill Civil War battlefield siteMonday, Nov. 19, 2012 in Mechanicsville, VA. The map to the left details some of the acreage purchased. Gaines' Mill is where Gen. Robert E. Lee had his first major victory as commander of the Army of Northern Virginia. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)