• Publication Date: 1861
  • Flesch-Kincaid Level: 10
  • Approx. Reading Time: 30 minutes
Primary Sources

The "Cornerstone" Speech

Delivered on 21 March 1861The Athenaeum, Savannah, Georgia(From a contemporary newspaper account)At half past seven o'clock on Thursday evening, the largest audience ever assembled at the Athenaeum was in the house, waiting most impatiently for the appearance of the orator of the evening, Hon. A. H....
  • Publication Date: 1861
  • Flesch-Kincaid Level: 10
  • Approx. Reading Time: 30 minutes