151st Anniversary of the Gettysburg Address
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
The 151st Anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address. Ceremony and wreath laying at the Soldiers' National Cemetery, featuring historian Kent Masterson Brown, Jim Getty portraying Abraham Lincoln, and a Naturalization Ceremony. Program begins at 10am at the rostrum.
November 19, the anniversary of the Gettysburg Address and the Dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery, was formally designated as Dedication Day, by a joint resolution of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, on November 19, 1946. This annual event features a wreath laying, keynote speaker and is sponsored by the Lincoln Fellowship of PA, Gettysburg National Military Park, Gettysburg College, and the Gettysburg Foundation.
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