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Slavery and the Making of AmericaPicture of the first black U.S. Senator and representatives
Time and Place Slave Memories Resources The Slave Experience

The Slave Experience: Freedom & Emancipation
Intro Historical Overview Character Spotlight You be the Judge Personal Narratives Original Docs
Imagining Freedom Before and After Civil Warreturn to introduction
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Lincoln proposes the Emancipation Proclamation

The Civil War becomes a fight for abolition

Lincoln runs for president

Johnson vetoes the Freedmen's Bureau

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Political cartoon: 'The Undecided Prize Fight'
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