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Online Book Displays: Juneteenth (June 2020)

What is Juneteenth?

Juneteenth, also called Emancipation Day or Juneteenth Independence Day, is a holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States and is observed annually on June 19. 

 

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Ta-Nehisi Coates Makes the Case for Slavery Reparations

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Subject Heading Search

Looking for more books on this topic? Try these subject headings:

su: Slavery History (you'll find many primary sources)

su:Slaves Emancipation United States 

su:Emancipation Proclamation (United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln))

su:Emancipation Proclamation 

su:Slaves Emancipation 

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