The Address

Premiered April 2014

THE ADDRESS tells the story of a tiny school in Putney, Vermont, the Greenwood School, where each year the students are encouraged to memorize, practice and recite the Gettysburg Address.

Funding for THE ADDRESS is provided by Bank of America; Public Broadcasting Service; Corporation for Public Broadcasting and members of The Better Angels Society, including Robert & Beverly Grappone.

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Clips 6

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Ned

Ned explains what reciting The Address means to him.

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Ned

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Civil War Overview

A short history of the Civil War and the Gettysburg Address

4:56

Civil War Overview

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Video thumbnail: The Address Gala

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Gala

The boys from Greenwood school recite THE GETTYSBURG ADDRESS

4:19

Gala

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Video thumbnail: The Address Geo and Kevin

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Geo and Kevin

Geo and Kevin learn the Gettysburg Address.

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Geo and Kevin

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Previews 5

Video thumbnail: The Address Joan Ganz Cooney, Elmo and Murray and The Gettysburg Address

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Joan Ganz Cooney, Elmo and Murray and The Gettysburg Address

Joan Ganz Cooney discusses The Gettysburg Address with Elmo and Murray from Sesame Street

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Joan Ganz Cooney, Elmo and Murray and The Gettysburg Address

5:52

Video thumbnail: The Address Ken Burns on his new film, THE ADDRESS

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Ken Burns on his new film, THE ADDRESS

Ken Burns talks about his new film The Address.

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Ken Burns on his new film, THE ADDRESS

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Ken's Best Christmas Present

Ken Burns remembers his best Christmas present

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Ken's Best Christmas Present

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Preview

Greenwood School in Vermont holds a contest every year: reciting the Gettysburg Address

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Preview

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