150 Years Ago: the Emancipation Proclamation

Everyone knows about the Emancipation Proclamation, right?  No need for me to talk about the background and impact of that document.  But what about the actual paper itself?  The National Archives retains that copy, digitized for all to see (and I should point out, given the day, the original preliminary proclamation is digitized also): There’sContinue reading “150 Years Ago: the Emancipation Proclamation”