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DC Emancipation Commemoration Lecture Program

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Presented by the National Park Service in cooperation with DC Reading Is Fundamental, Inc.

In honour of

  • 151st Anniversary of the District of Columbia Emancipation Act (April 16, 1862)
  • 150th Anniversary of the American Civil War (2011-2015)
  • 206th Anniversary of the Abolition of the Slave Trade in the British Empire (March 25, 1807)

Remembering those victims of the slave trade and slavery; who advocated for and abolished slavery; who fought for freedom in the US Civil War Union forces; and enslaved persons freed.

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