Noted Speeches of Abraham Lincoln

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(4.4 stars; 21 reviews)

A few of Lincoln's most famous speeches and the Lincoln-Douglas debate make for historic reading. (summary by David O) (2 hr 52 min)


Foreword & Biographical Sketch 7:03 Read by Denny Sayers (d. 2015)
Cooper Institute Speech, Part 1 27:26 Read by Ddufek
Cooper Institute Speech, Part 2 23:56 Read by Ddufek
Lincoln's First Inaugural Speech 24:00 Read by Wanda White
Lincoln's Gettysburg Address 2:48 Read by Fred Abboud
Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address 5:51 Read by Fred Abboud
Proclamation of Emancipation 6:42 Read by Fred Abboud
Biographical Sketch & Lincoln-Douglas Debate Opening Speech 26:06 Read by Matt Williams
Lincoln's Reply, Part 1 23:21 Read by Sheila
Lincoln's Reply, Part 2 25:05 Read by Sheila


note length of speeches before than after civil war

(5 stars)