150th Anniversary of the Gettysburg Address

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Click the above image to reach the Library of Congress website; read the full transcript (a mere 271 words) and discover loads of information about the Gettysburg Address delivered 150 years ago today on the Civil War battlefield in Gettysburg, PA by Abraham Lincoln.  The address, in a document permanently displayed at the Library Congress, is also inscribed on the side of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C.

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Click the above photo to learn more about Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States of America, and the famous orator who gave this speech, 150 years ago today.

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