A unique chance to see the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation

ImageAt the North Carolina Museum of History you will be able to view the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation for free from May 15- June 16.  This will be a major part of the Freedom Coming, Freedom for All exhibit.

“As a milestone on the path to slavery’s final abolishment, the Emancipation Proclamation has assumed a place among the great documents of human freedom,” says Archivist of the United States David S. Ferriero. “We are honored to share this official Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation for the exhibit Freedom Coming, Freedom for All at the North Carolina Museum of History.”

Source History for all the People

 

 

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