The Road to Freedom: Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation

New York | May 2016

In 1863, Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, freeing all slaves in the Confederacy. He declared, “I never, in my life, felt more certain that I was doing right, than I do in signing this paper.” Join Selby Kiffer as he discusses this document's historic legacy, a highlight of Two Centuries of American History.    

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