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USA - National Archives - Emancipation Proclamation

USA - National Archives - Emancipation Proclamation

The Emancipation Proclamation is on display at the National Archives building. President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1, 1863, during the American Civil War, formally proclaiming the freedom of all slaves held in areas still in revolt. This original document is displayed for public during four days once a year.
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