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Remembering Gettysburg

Today was the 154th anniversary of two great speeches given at the dedication of the Gettysburg Soldiers National Cemetery. Many of us can quote parts or even the whole of one of the speeches. The other speech is rarely remembered … Continue reading

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The Gettysburg Oration

Standing beneath this serene sky, overlooking these broad fields now reposing from the labors of the waning year, the mighty Alleghenies dimly towering before us, the graves of our brethren beneath our feet, it is with hesitation that I raise … Continue reading

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