Illinois prepares to mark Gettysburg Address anniversary
November 20th will mark the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s most famous speech, the Gettysburg Address.
Illinois will mark the occasion with a series of events.
On November 19th, a handwritten copy of the speech will be on display at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield.
The next day a Lincoln impersonator will deliver the speech. Schools nationwide can watch the performance via a live webcast.
For more information: www.gettysburgaddress150.com