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Abraham Lincoln

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Your City Guide to Washington D.C.

Refer to this guide to the best dining, lodging and attractions in Washington D.C.

08/19/2014

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Soldiers And Sailors Remembers Gettysburg Address 150 Years Later

Abraham Lincoln’s immortal speech on the battlefield in Gettysburg is inscribed, in its entirety, on the auditorium wall of Soldiers and Sailors Hall.

11/19/2013

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Remembering The Gettysburg Address 150 Years Later

Remembering the Gettysburg Address 150 years later.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/19/2013

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Learn The Address Project

Celebrities, politicians and even the President of the United States are taking part in a national effort to encourage people to learn the Gettysburg Address. But the project is also drawing criticism.

11/19/2013

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Lost Lincoln Document Found At Central Pa. College

In losing a president, Lycoming College found a piece of its history.

06/09/2013

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Best Ways To Celebrate Presidents Day In Pittsburgh

President’s Day has historically been about patriotism and celebratory eating. Originally a day to mark the birthday of America’s first President, George Washington, this holiday was changed in 1968 to include all great American Presidents and combine Abraham Lincoln and Thomas Jefferson who had their own days. Since the culmination of this significant holiday, President’s Day has been associated in celebration with other patriotic holidays such as Memorial Day, Labor Day and Veteran’s Day. It is a day typically set aside to enjoy American activities. Here are a list of five ways to do just that in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

02/18/2013

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