Nicolay And Hay

Gettysburg Address
Gettysburg Address
Gettysburg Address Of the five known manuscript copies of the Gettysburg Address, the Library of Congress has two. President Lincoln gave one of these to each of his two private secretaries, John Nicolay and John Hay. The copy on exhibit, which belonged to Nicolay, is often called the first draft because it is believed to be the earliest copy that exists. Considerable scholarly debate continues about whether the Nicolay copy is the reading copy. In 1894 Nicolay wrote that Lincoln had brought wit
Gettysburg Address
Gettysburg Address
Gettysburg Address Of the five known manuscript copies of the Gettysburg Address, the Library of Congress has two. President Lincoln gave one of these to each of his two private secretaries, John Nicolay and John Hay. The copy on exhibit, which belonged to Nicolay, is often called the first draft because it is believed to be the earliest copy that exists. Mythology Essays