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Alpena celebrates 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address

November 19, 2013
Steve Schulwitz - News Staff Writer , The Alpena News

ALPENA -One hundred fifty years ago President Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address to recognize those who had been lost to that point of the Civil War, as well as to unite Americans who had been deeply divided over the issue of slavery. On Tuesday that speech was reenacted to celebrate the sesquicentennial of the event.



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