Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address Speaks to a Weary Nation

Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address Speaks to a Weary Nation

Abraham Lincoln addressed a war-weary nation at Gettysburg 150 years ago, Nov. 19, 1863. The speech was part of the dedication of the Soldiers’ National Cemetery at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, four and a half months after the defining battle of the Civil War. The Battle of Gettysburg marked the northernmost advancement of Confederate troops into Union […]

Museum Serves History and Traditional Native American Food

Museum Serves History and Traditional Native American Food

Traditional Native American food will be served to visitors in a historic setting at the Pequot Museum in Mashantucket, Connecticut, over Thanksgiving weekend, Saturday, Nov. 30. From 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Toni Weeden of the Narragansett tribe will be preparing dishes over an open fire at the museum’s Farmstead which has two acres of […]