Today in American History 🇺🇸

Today in American history…On November 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln dedicated Gettysburg’s National Cemetery (originally named Soldier’s National Cemetery) in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania and delivered one of the most memorable and historic speeches in American history.

The Gettysburg Address.

This is a picture of President Lincoln at the dedication in 1863. He is seated in the center (Photo Credit: The US Library of Congress)

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