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Emancipation Proclamation Web Resources
150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation
National Archives and Records Administration, 2013
(Emancipation Proclamation Commemorative Coloring Book)
--A simple book about the creation of the Emancipation Proclamation and a way to teach children about the historical document.
150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclmation at the National Archives
Brochure [8 pgs] about preserving the actual document of The Emancipation Proclamation, with the transcript of its content.
Abraham Lincoln Papers at the Library of Congress
Contains a short introduction, a timeline and a photo gallery of the Emancipation Proclamation
Emancipation Proclamation (1863)
National Archives and Records Administration
A page by page outline and description of the Emancipation Proclaimation.
Emancipation Proclamation: Topics in Chronicling America
Library of Congress
This guide provides access to material related to "Emancipation Proclamation" in the Chronicling America digital collection of historic newspapers.
Juneteenth: Fact Sheet
by Molly Higgins
U.S. Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service
CRS Report R44865 (vers. 10, June 18, 2019) [7 pgs]
--Juneteenth celebrates the end of slavery in the United States. It is also known as Emancipation
Day, Juneteenth Independence Day, and Black Independence Day
The Meaning and Making of Emancipation
"This eBook presents the Emancipation Proclamation in its social and political context with documents in the National Archives' holdings that illustrate the efforts of the many Americans, enslaved and free, white and black, by whom slavery was abolished in the United States. It was created to commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation."
--special software required to download EPUB
Presidential Proclamation -- 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation
White House (Obama), Dec. 31, 2012
President Obama, the first African American President of the United States, declares January 1, 2013 as the 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation
Emanicipation Proclaimation: Library Resources
Government Documents Librarian & Depository Coordinator
This LibGuide was originally created by Paula Webb and is currently being updated by Vicki Tate. If you have any questions regarding content, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Last revision: 5/5/20