In the wake of the United States Civil War's deadliest battle, President Abraham Lincoln gave the Gettysburg Address. Now praised, this speech was not always seen this way.
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Lincoln Giving Gettysburg Address
Lincoln delivered one of the most famous speeches in United States history at the dedication of the Gettysburg National Cemetery on November 19, 1863.
Photograph of 1905 lithograph by Heritage Images
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October 19, 2023
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