|The only known image of Abraham Lincoln at Gettysburg was uncovered in 1952 at the National Archives. It was taken by photographer Mathew Brady. (Library of Congress) |
Read more: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/Object-at-Hand-Gettysburg-Address-200812.html#ixzz2l7FPIVO9
Close up of the above image:
Thank you to J of JADE for sharing his Gettysburg speech he prepared last year at Rockbridge Academy.
Thank you to our fabulous homeschool tutorial service, Granite Classical that had my 6th graders memorize the Gettysburg speech. The one authorized by Lincoln himself that kept "Under God" in the speech.