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The American System


November 22, 2016

November 23, 2016

If Immigration Issue Should Arise at Thanksgiving Table, Bear in Mind: Declaration of Independence Sought to Facilitate “Naturalization of Foreigners” and in the words of Jefferson, Franklin, and Adams “To Encourage Their Migrations Hither”; Lincoln’s December 1864 State of the Union Address Saw Immigrants as one of “ Replenishing Streams” Appointed by Providence to Repair Ravages of the Civil War; Between Nov. 19 Dedication Day at Gettysburg and the Annual Antietam Illumination Dec. 3, Time to Look Beyond Difficult Times to Draw Inspiration from the Dedication and Sacrifice of Those Who Fought to Save the Union

Gettysburg Electric Map Now Back in Operation in Hanover PA Thanks to a Monumental Community Effort