TITLE

The Emancipation Proclamation

AUTHOR(S)
Reese, Seward
PUB. DATE
February 1963
SOURCE
Vital Speeches of the Day;2/15/63, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p283
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
Presents the text of a speech given by Seward Reese, dean of the College of Law at Willamette University, on January 13, 1963, which deals with the U.S. Emancipation Proclamation signed by former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln on January 1, 1863 proclaiming that the slaves were free in certain areas of the country.
ACCESSION #
9876224

 

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