Friday, November 19, 2010

147th Anniversary Of The Gettysburg Address (Britannica Blog and Neatorama)

On November 19, 1863, Abraham Lincoln stood up and gave a five minute dedication for the Soldier's National Cemetery at the Gettysburg battlefield that went on to become one of the most famous speeches in history.

In case you haven't heard it in a while, here is a pretty good reading of it.

Gettysburg Address from Adam Gault on Vimeo.
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Anonymous said...

I believe the year cited in the first line needs correcting.

Kristan J. Wheaton said...


Good catch! Fixed!