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  • Lincoln@Gettysburg

Lincoln @ Gettysburg | Preview | PBS

Duration: 00:00
Program: Lincoln@Gettysburg
Broadcast Date: Nov. 19, 2013

In 1863, Abraham Lincoln proved himself a master of a new frontier — not on the battlefields of the Civil War, but in his high-tech command center: the War Department Telegraph Office. The internet of the 19th century, the telegraph gave Lincoln new powers to reshape leadership and wield personal control across distant battlefields.



Post Date: November 1, 2013