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11/19/2020

The Gettysburg Address: 272 Words for the Ages (Facebook LIVE! Event)

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

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2020 has been a year unlike any other—filled with political divisiveness, social justice protests, and major economic turndowns, all under the cloud of a worldwide pandemic. 157 years ago, during another critical point in our nation’s history, President Lincoln gave a short address at the dedication of the Gettysburg National Cemetery that has since become one of the greatest and most influential statements of American national purpose.

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