The Gettysburg Address is a speech by U.S. President Abraham Lincoln, one of
the best-known in American history. It was delivered by Lincoln during the
American Civil War, on the afternoon ... After...
President Lincoln Delivered the Gettysburg Address November 19, 1863. A very
famous speech starts "Four Score and seven years ago . . ." Do you know what ...
Nov 19, 2013 ... Where, exactly, did Lincoln actually deliver his Gettysburg Address? A prominent
monument to the speech by the entrance of the town's National ... 271 words if
you use the version that's attributed to Lincoln, took only two minutes. ... the line, "
The world will little note, nor long remember what we say he...
Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address in under 2 minutes. It
contained just 272 words. The speech honored the soldiers who died at the battle
An EyeWitness account of the Lincoln's Gettysburg Address. ... In the aftermath of
the three-day carnage that took place at its doorstep in ... The organizers of the
event were therefore surprised when Lincoln not only ... Lincoln then rose and
delivered his address in less than two minutes. ... So did Stanton and MacVeagh.
Lincoln's speech, delivered at Gettysburg National Cemetery on November 19, ...
of his day, spoke first, and his address took some ninety minutes to deliver. ....
note nor long remember, what we say here, but it can never forbid what they did
here ... having sold at auction and then resold privately for approximately
Nov 19, 2013 ... Edward Everett, who spoke before Lincoln delivered his famous speech, ... When
it came time to deliver the Gettysburg Address, Everett gave a brilliant ... to the
central idea of the occasion in two hours, as you did in two minutes. .... What
desperate, humiliating steps would I take in order to watch him play?
The Gettysburg Address was a brief oration delivered by President Abraham
Lincoln ... speech consisted of 272 words and took approximately three minutes
to deliver. ... Demonstrating the quintessence of Lincoln's thought concerning the
sacred ... many of them family members of the dead who had traveled long
The "battlefield draft" that Abraham Lincoln had taken from his coat as he looked
... your father gave my father the original ms. of the Gettysburg Address. ... The
search for the missing manuscript continued in 1905, when Secretary of State
Hay died. .... But there is compelling evidence that John Hay did not always have
President Abraham Lincoln and the Gettysburg Address. ... Yet it only took
President Lincoln just over 2 minutes to deliver the Gettysburg Address. ... Fact 7,
The Civil War was at its height when the speech was made, and less than six
moths ... There were approximately 94,000 Union soldiers and 72,000
Confederates who ...