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His nickname, given to him at the Battle of Gettysburg and which he kept for the rest of his life, was Stonewall Jim.
Going to Gettysburg was another in a long line of attempts, some more successful than others, to feel my way back there.
Lou's valedictory has been acclaimed, without sarcasm, as baseball's Gettysburg Address.The Stacks: The Day Lou Gehrig Delivered Baseball’s Gettysburg Address|Ray Robinson|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Lee put the blame for Gettysburg on himself, which was a rare and noble thing to do, then retreated, and kept on fighting.
We can feel his sad cadences and the rapture of language in the Gettysburg Address.
Like a great wave coming to its flood, the armed host of the Confederacy was moving to break at Gettysburg and recede.Charles Carleton Coffin|William Elliot Griffis, D. D.
In front and at his feet lies the town of Gettysburg, containing, in quiet times, a population of four or five thousand souls.Camp-Fire and Cotton-Field|Thomas W. Knox
The town of Gettysburg was now occupied by Ewell, and was full of Yankee dead and wounded.Three Months in the Southern States, April-June 1863|Arthur J. L. (Lieut.-Col.) Fremantle
A contest in the delivery of Lincoln's Gettysburg Speech would interest the school and the public.Special Days and their Observance|Anonymous
"I sent you back toward Gettysburg to report on our withdrawal, Lieutenant Kenton," he said.The Shades of the Wilderness|Joseph A. Altsheler
town in southern Pennsylvania, U.S., 1800 (earlier it was Gettys-town), founded 1780s by Gen. James Gettys and named for him. Civil War battle there was fought July 1-3, 1863. The Gettysburg Address was given Nov. 19, 1863, and was being called that by 1865, though before Lincoln’s assassination the term tended to refer to Edward Everett’s full oration that preceded Lincoln’s short speech.