Public Recitation Commemorating the Gettysburg Address
On November 19th 2013, in honor of the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, visitors are invited to recite Lincoln’s most enduring words from the steps of President Lincoln’s Cottage in NW Washington, DC.
October 25, 2013. Ten elegant sentences that have shaped our understanding of the nation’s most divisive event will come to life on November 19th at President Lincoln’s Cottage. In honor of the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, the public is invited to come together for mass recitations of Lincoln’s transformative speech from the steps of the veranda of President Lincoln’s Cottage, the Lincoln family’s seasonal residence in Washington, DC.
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