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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

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President Lincoln Delivered the Gettysburg Address
November 19, 1863

Lines of the Gettysburg Address have been quoted and referred to time and time again. They are even carved on the walls inside the Lincoln Memorial: "We here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain--that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom--and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth."
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