Gettysburg Address Press Coverage
Mark Mitchell talked about how President Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address was covered by the newspapers of the time. The New York… read more
Mark Mitchell talked about how President Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address was covered by the newspapers of the time. The New York Times had a front-page story, but many other papers simply ignored it.
Mark Mitchell is president of the Mitchell Archives, a collection of historic newspapers. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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