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My Gettysburg Address

In 2018, we are celebrating the 155th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address. On Nov. 19, 1863, Abraham Lincoln delivered 272 words that not only helped dedicate Gettysburg’s Soldiers’ National Cemetery, his words gave a sense of hope and reunification to a town, and nation, that had been raged by war. His words, 155 years later, still resonate.

In the spirit of the anniversary, we asked you, our visitors – what do the words of the Gettysburg Address mean to you? What positive meaning can we draw from these words that is relevant to today? We received submissions from people from all over ... Read This Story

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