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A Guide to Juneteenth

Monday, June 15, 2020

A Quick Guide to The Emancipation Proclamation and Juneteenth Abraham Lincoln issued the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation on September 22, 1862. It stipulated that by January 1st, 1863 that “all persons held as slaves within any State or designated part of a State, the people whereof shall then be in rebellion against the United States, shall… Continue Reading A Guide to Juneteenth