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Ken Burns' "The Address" aired Tuesday, April 15 at 8pm on Rocky Mountain PBS. The film tells the story of a tiny school in Putney Vermont, the Greenwood School, where each year the students are encouraged to practice, memorize, and recite the Gettysburg Address. In its exploration of the Greenwood School, the film also unlocks the history, context and importance of President Lincoln’s most powerful address.

How well do you know the Gettysburg Address? Test your memory. See all the famous people who have already created a video and submit your own!

Join PBS Learning Media for educational resources. Explore the history of the Civil War and the significance of the famous speech in the collection below, featuring an overview of the war, videos of celebrity recitations, and a lesson plan to encourage student involvement. Classrooms can now feel closer than ever to this historic moment.

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