History in Their Own Words
Frameworks for America's Past
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The poster below shows the famous illustrations by the American artist
Norman Rockwell that he made to illustrate the "Four Freedoms."

The poster image is from the Library of Congress.
The readings are condensed by David Burns from the speeches.

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   Copyright 2009, 2016 by David Burns.  All rights reserved.  As a guide to the Virginia Standards of Learning, some pages necessarily include phrases or sentences from that document, which is available online from the Virginia Department of Education.  The author's copyright extends to the original text and graphics, unique design and layout, and related material.