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Washington Post Sept. 4, 1891

Washington Post Sept. 4, 1891

300 members of the Illinois club in DC went to Gettysburg to help Gov. Joseph Fifer dedicate two monuments to Illinois Civil War units on the battlefield that Lincoln made famous with his Gettysburg Address in 1863.

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