America The Beautiful Today marks the 104th anniversary of the publication of the poem "America the Beautiful", which became our "second" national anthem. We have chosen our favorite version of the song to celebrate the occasion.
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America The Beautiful

America The Beautiful

Audio will be available later today.

Today marks the 104th anniversary of the publication of the poem "America the Beautiful", which became our "second" national anthem. We have chosen our favorite version of the song to celebrate the occasion.