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Image for Abraham Lincoln - The Pennsylvania State Memorial  - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneAbraham Lincoln - The Pennsylvania State Memorial - Gettysburg, PA

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Yet another permanent copy of the Gettysburg Address can be found here at the largest monument in Gettysburg. The bronze tablet has been here for over 100 years!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/27/2011

last visited: 6/18/2017

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Etched in StoneOliver Wendell Holmes - 12th New Hampshire Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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A lovely quote from an unforgettable Civil War poem by Oliver Wendell Holmes is displayed prominently on the front of this granite monument dedicated to one of New Hampshire's fighting forces which participated at the Battle of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/15/2011

last visited: 9/2/2016

Image for Abraham Lincoln – Gettysburg National Military Park – Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneAbraham Lincoln – Gettysburg National Military Park – Gettysburg, PA

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A phrase from Lincoln's Gettysburg Address can be found on the reverse side of the 1st New York Independent Battery Monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/20/2013

last visited: 2/8/2016

Image for Abraham Lincoln - Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneAbraham Lincoln - Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center - Gettysburg, PA

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This plaque shows the Gettysburg Address.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/4/2019

last visited: 6/4/2019

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Etched in StoneOliver Cromwell – Gettysburg National Military Park – Gettysburg, PA

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The maxim attributed to & delivered by Oliver Cromwell in 1834 when addressing his troops during the invasion of Ireland as they were about to cross a river found its way 52 years later on the front of the sharpshooter monument, incised on the front.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/25/2013

last visited: 5/24/2015

Image for Brig. Gen. Joseph R. Davis - Gettysburg National Military Park - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneBrig. Gen. Joseph R. Davis - Gettysburg National Military Park - Gettysburg, PA

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The monument features a quote by Brig. Gen. Joseph R. Davis. The marker and quote are an interesting memorial to the Confederates of Miss. & is probably one of the newest if not the newest monument to be placed in this historical military park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/5/2011

last visited: 5/10/2015

Image for Abraham Lincoln - Gettysburg National Cemetery - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneAbraham Lincoln - Gettysburg National Cemetery - Gettysburg, PA

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A monument dedicated to Lincoln's 'brief appropriate remarks' at the dedication of the Nat'l Cemetery can be found inside the same. Featuring a bust of Lincoln in the center & flanked by two bronze plaque on granite which contain The speech.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/25/2011

last visited: 5/10/2015

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Etched in StoneGeneral George Doles – Gettysburg National Battlefield – Gettysburg, PA

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There are 4 of these monuments, all identical @ 3 other battlefields w/ the same attributable quote courtesy of General George Doles of the Georgia Brigade - "We sleep here in obedience to law; when duty called we came, when country called, we died".

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/14/2012

last visited: 8/13/2017

Image for Edward Everett - National Cemetery - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneEdward Everett - National Cemetery - Gettysburg, PA

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A few hundred yards from this site, just before Lincoln's famed Gettysburg Address, noted orator, Edward Everett delivered a 2 hour dedication speech. A memorable quote from that speech is forever inscribed on Gettysburg's FIRST monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/6/2013

last visited: 5/10/2015

Image for Abraham Lincoln - Gettysburg National Cemetery - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneAbraham Lincoln - Gettysburg National Cemetery - Gettysburg, PA

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Etched in Bronze on stone is a facsimile of the Bliss/Bancroft copy of the Gettysburg Address as delivered by Abraham Lincoln here at this site on the afternoon of Thursday, November 19, 1863, at the dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/27/2011

last visited: 5/10/2015

Image for Henry Timrod - Gettysburg National Battlefield (South Carolina State Monument) - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneHenry Timrod - Gettysburg National Battlefield (South Carolina State Monument) - Gettysburg, PA

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This S. Carolina monument is one of several rebel State mnts hastily constructed & erected @ Gettysburg for the battle's centennial. Although the monument lacks the sophistication of its 19th century counterparts, it bears an interesting quotation.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/14/2012

last visited: 8/13/2017

Image for Quintus Horatius Flaccus - 7th Ohio Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneQuintus Horatius Flaccus - 7th Ohio Infantry Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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Etched in granite, is a Latin verse from Horace's Odes and translates, "It is sweet and fitting to die for one's country."

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/26/2011

last visited: 4/19/2015

Image for Abraham Lincoln - Adams County Library - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneAbraham Lincoln - Adams County Library - Gettysburg, PA

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A statue of honest Abe located at the Adams County Courthouse in downtown Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/6/2019

last visited: 5/6/2019

Image for Exodus 20 - Ten Commandments - Adams County Courthouse - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneExodus 20 - Ten Commandments - Adams County Courthouse - Gettysburg, PA

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Etched in bronze, are two connected tablets representing the Ten Commandments, attached to the outside brick front of this former courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/12/2013

last visited: 4/20/2019

Image for General Order No. 11 - Grand Army of the Republic - Adams County Courthouse - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneGeneral Order No. 11 - Grand Army of the Republic - Adams County Courthouse - Gettysburg, PA

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The outside walls of the Adams County Courthouse is replete with historical markers, signs & proclamations, both of a religious and secular nature. This tablet recalls the general order that established Memorial Day while celebrating an anniversary.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/12/2013

last visited: 4/20/2019

Image for Psalm 18:48 - Horatio S. Howell Monument - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StonePsalm 18:48 - Horatio S. Howell Monument - Gettysburg, PA

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This Civil War memorial pays homage to Reverend Horatio S. Howell Chaplain of the 90th PA volunteers who was cruelly shot to death on the steps of Christ Lutheran Church when he did not give up his sword to a Confederate soldier.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/7/2011

last visited: 7/23/2017

Image for Abraham Lincoln - The David Wills House - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneAbraham Lincoln - The David Wills House - Gettysburg, PA

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To the left of the entrance of this NPS and NRHP site is an old marker containing the Gettysburg Address, a location reputed to be one of the places where LIncoln wrote the brief but famous speech while dedicating the National Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/7/2011

last visited: 4/20/2019

Image for Martin Luther – Lutheran Theological Seminary – Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneMartin Luther – Lutheran Theological Seminary – Gettysburg, PA

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A sitting portrait of Martin Luther rests to the right or south of the Seminary Chapel, Church of the Abiding Presence. The right and left sides of the base bear quotation from Luther and one Biblical reference.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/26/2012

last visited: never

Image for General Robert E. Lee - Lee's C.S. Marker - Headquarters Marker - Gettysburg, PA, USAview gallery

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Etched in StoneGeneral Robert E. Lee - Lee's C.S. Marker - Headquarters Marker - Gettysburg, PA, USA

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General Lee offers a description of his headquarters at Gettysburg which can be found on this headquarters monument. This inverted cannon faces skyward & marks the spot of Lee's headquarters during the Battle of Gettysburg along the old Lincoln Hwy.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/8/2011

last visited: never

Image for Abraham Lincoln - Eternal Light Peace Memorial - Gettysburg, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneAbraham Lincoln - Eternal Light Peace Memorial - Gettysburg, PA

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Welcome to Gettysburg, a town with permanent quotes all over the place, many of which are attributable to Abraham Lincoln.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/29/2011

last visited: 9/1/2018

Image for Jerry Pinkney – Ruth and Raymond G. Perelman Building –  Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneJerry Pinkney – Ruth and Raymond G. Perelman Building – Philadelphia, PA

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Words of wisdom from an artist can be found on the stone floor leading into the gallery at the Perelman Building Art Museum, an annex of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/7/2013

last visited: never

Image for The News - Frederick, MD, USAview gallery

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Etched in StoneThe News - Frederick, MD, USA

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A plaque in the sidewalk of downtown Frederick, Maryland commemorating the Frederick News.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCPositronics

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/1/2019

last visited: 3/23/2019

Image for Abraham Lincoln - York County Court House - York, PAview gallery

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Etched in StoneAbraham Lincoln - York County Court House - York, PA

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A memorable Lincoln quote can be found at the Former York Count Court House on a Civil War memorial. There are numerous war memorial plaques along the pillars, besides this one.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/6/2010

last visited: 8/31/2014

Image for Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson – Washington Monument – Boonsboro, MDview gallery

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Etched in StoneThomas "Stonewall" Jackson – Washington Monument – Boonsboro, MD

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There is a Stonewall Jackson quotation permanently displayed on a metal plaque on a dedicated bench in front of the Washington Monument at the Washington Monument State park in Boonsboro, MD.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/15/2011

last visited: 12/6/2015

Image for General George Doles – Antietam National Battlefield – Sharpsburg, MDview gallery

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Etched in StoneGeneral George Doles – Antietam National Battlefield – Sharpsburg, MD

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There are 4 of these monuments, all identical @ 3 other battlefields w/ the same attributable quote courtesy of General George Doles of the Georgia Brigade - "We sleep here in obedience to law; when duty called we came, when country called, we died".

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/3/2012

last visited: never

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