Today's Civil War Cemetery tour at Portland's Lone Fir Pioneer Cemetery will launch a week of programs and special events honoring the 150th Anniversary of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address taking place throughout the state of Oregon. 

A program by the Oregon Civil War 150th Commission, the November 17, 2013 walking tour of Lone Fir will start at one p.m. in the central plaza of the 30-acre cemetery, Dominating the plaza at one end is a Soldier's Monument was dedicated 110 years ago. In the southwestern corner of the plaza stands the only memorial in Oregon dedicated to the Gettysburg Address, where it stands vigil over the final resting places of over 300 Union and Confederate veterans.

WHAT: Cemetery Civil War walking tour at Lone Fir Cemetery 
HOSTS: Oregon Civil War 150th Anniversary Commission
DATE: Sunday, November 17, 2013
TIME: 1:00pm
LOCATION: S.E. 26th and Stark Streets in Portland, Oregon
Cost: Free and open to the public.