Lincoln's Gettysburg Address
A brief 272-word speech considered one of the foremost documents of American history.
The Battle of Gettysburg
This was the most important and most famous battle of the Civil War.
A philosophical movement based partly on emotional and spiritual experiences in nature.
The Gettysburg Cemetery Dedication ceremony
Event held on November 19, 1863.
The Culture of Death
A phrase Garry Wills uses to describe the nineteenth century preoccupation with death, dying and mourning.
The rural cemetery movement
A nineteenth century fad that came out of Transcendentalism.
The Greek Revival
New wave of appreciation for a certain culture's style
Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address
Second most powerful speech given by Lincoln
A small Pennsylvania farming community
The Crittendon Amendment
The last ditch attempt in Congress to keep the South from seceding from the Union
False myths about Gettysburg
Things that are misunderstood
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