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Slaves Post Civil War - Free

Slaves Post Civil War - Free African American History American History Civil Rights Social Studies

Image of a drawing, from Harpers Weekly, depicts African Americans celebrating, on April 19, 1866, the passage of the D.C. Emancipation Act of April 16, 1862.


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Image online, courtesy the U.S. Library of Congress.

 

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