Connect to history

As part of our commitment to supporting the arts,
we've partnered with acclaimed historical filmmaker Ken Burns.

Bank of America is proud to sponsor the work of Ken Burns and Florentine Films. We share Ken Burns's vision to make U.S. history into a riveting narrative, not just homework, and create a lasting impact with the general public and in classrooms around the country.

The Address

We're proud to sponsor Ken Burns's documentary, The Address. Explore the stories below and see how the speech that brought our nation back together still connects us today.

Press to play the video Abraham Lincoln headshot
Press to play the video Greenwood School student studying
Press to play the video Ken Burns recites The Address
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