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President Lincoln Delivered the Gettysburg Address


Crowds Surround Lincoln at Gettysburg

Crowds surround Lincoln (hat off) at the cemetery in Gettysburg on November 19, 1863 before his speech in this only known photo of Lincoln at the event

CREDIT: “The Only Known Photograph Of President Lincoln at the dedication of the Civil War cemetery at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, November 19, 1863.” November 19, 1863. [Courtesy of Elizabeth L. Hill, Chief, Still Picture Branch, National Archives, and staff. Interpretive Programs Office].

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