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151st Anniversary of the Gettysburg Address

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Time: 9:30am

Dedication Event

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.
 

Location Information
1195 Baltimore Pike, Suite 100
Gettysburg, PA
17325
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Contact Information
Phone: 717-334-1124 ext- 8023
Send Emailgett_superintendent@nps.gov
http://www.nps.gov/gett