Features

Get Feedback

Listen & Give Feedback

By Category

By Type

By Script Genre

The Voice Actor Feedback Forum

Feedback Forum > English Adult > Documentary > Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address

    Back to top
    printer friendly version edit
    Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address

    Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
    Now we are engaged in a great civil war, testing whether that nation, or any nation so conceived and so dedicated, can long endure. We are met on a great battle-field of that war. We have come to dedicate a portion of that field, as a final resting place for those who here gave their lives that that nation might live. It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this.
    But, in a larger sense, we can not dedicate -- we can not consecrate -- we can not hallow -- this ground. The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have consecrated it, far above our poor power to add or detract. The world will little note, nor long remember what we say here, but it can never forget what they did here. It is for us the living, rather, to be dedicated here to the unfinished work which they who fought here have thus far so nobly advanced. It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us -- that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion -- that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain -- that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom -- and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.

    Recordings:

    Hear and comment on 8 recordings of this script that your peers recorded.

    How to Reach Us

    Call us 888-321-3343
    Email us training@edgestudio.com

    Click for Edge location information...

    Meet Your Coaches

    Edge Alumni Work Everyday

    Get free educational
    voice over newsletters!

    Get free, educational voice over newsletters

    Where should we send them?

    If you do not see a form below, then you have already successfully subscribed. Congratulations!

    Be sure to subscribe to our Free Weekly Newsletter and kick-start your Mondays off with freshly brewed voice over news.

    Each week you will receive unique and valuable tips and articles to help you start, build, and grow your voice over business.

    You will also be among the first to hear about our new curriculum, new website, new instructors, and new locations.

    And you definitely don't want to miss the latest episodes of Whittam's World, script contest updates, and exciting voice over events.