Author Archives: Rebecca Beatrice Brooks

Illustration of Abraham Lincoln giving the Gettysburg Address

The Gettysburg Address

The Gettysburg address is considered one of Abraham Lincoln‘s greatest speeches. The speech was given at a dedication ceremony for a cemetery of Union soldiers, known as the Soldier’s National… Read more »

Civil War Photography

The Civil War was one of the first wars to be documented by photography. The invention of photography in the 1820s allowed the horrors and glory of war to be… Read more »