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Name:Vianca PasillasDate:05/19/2020School:RHSFacilitator:McKenzie12.03 Analyzing DocumentsPart I: The Gettysburg AddressBackground: President Lincoln wrote down five different versions of the Gettysburg Address.The versions are similar and it is unknown what is exact words were on that day in Gettysburg.He wrote the different versions for people who asked for a copy and for charitable purposes.Thefollowing is a transcript of the John Nicolay copy, one of Mr. Lincoln’s’ private secretaries.Transcript of Gettysburg Address (1863)Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth, upon this continent, a newnation,conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that “all men are created equal.”Now we are engaged in a great civil war, testing whether thatnation, or anynation so conceived,and so dedicated, can long endure.We are met on a great battle field of that war.We have cometo dedicate a portion of it, as a final resting place for those who died here, that thenation mightlive.This we may, in all propriety do.But, in a larger sense, we cannot dedicate – we cannotconsecrate – we cannot hallow, thisground – The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have hallowed it, far above ourpoor power to add or detract.The world will little note, nor long remember what we say here;while in can never forget what they didhere.It is rather for us, the living, to stand here, we herebe dedicated to thegreat task remaining before us – that, from these honored dead we takeincreased devotion to that cause for which they here, gave the last full measure of devotion – that

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Professor
James Fulkerson
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Abraham Lincoln, president Abraham Lincoln, The Gettysburg Address,

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