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The emancipation proclamation was to free slaves after civil war.

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What did Abraham Lincoln write the emancipation proclamation for?

Abraham Lincoln wrote the emancipation proclamation to free southern slaves =}

When did Abraham Lincoln write the emancipation proclamation?

Abraham Lincoln wrote the Emancipation Proclamation sometime in June of 1862. He read a draft of the Proclamation in July of 1862, to his cabinet members.

What did Abraham Lincoln write?

emancipation proclamation & the Gettysburg Address.

What speeches did abraham lincoln write?

one was the emancipation proclamation

What year did Abraham Lincoln write the Emancipation Proclamation?

Lincoln wrote the Emancipation Proclamation on Sept 4, 1862 after the battle at Antietam.

Why did Lincoln write the emancipation proclamation?

why did Lincoln write the Emanciptation proclamation

Why did Abraham Lincoln a white man write the emancipation proclamation?

Abraham Lincoln, due in part to his religious upbringing, was strongly morally opposed to slavery. He issued the Emancipation Proclamation, only applying to the succeeded states, in order to get the ball moving on abolishing slavery.

What book did Abraham Lincoln write?

Abraham Lincoln didn't write any books, but in the book "The Words of Abraham Lincoln" you can find his quotes/speeches.

Did Abraham Lincoln speak or write the Emancipation Proclamation?

The Emanicipation Proclamation was a set of 2 executive orders, written and issued by President Lincoln. It was never read as a speech, to the public at large. He did read it and review it with his cabinet in July of 1862.

Did Benjamin Franklin write the Emancipation Proclamation?

No. Since Benjamin Franklin died in 1790, he would not have been around to write the Emancipation Proclamation which was issued by President Abraham Lincoln in 1863 during the American Civil War.

What would have happened if Abraham Lincoln did'nt write the Emancipation Proclamation?

Nothing different, the emancipation proclamation was a international relations thing. He was trying to show that he still had power over the south

Did Abraham Lincoln write a letter to his sons teacher?

Yes, Abraham Lincoln write a letter to his son's teacher.

Why did Abraham Lincoln write quotes?

He didn't. People quoted Abraham Lincoln, and continue to do so.

Why did Lincoln wait from September 22 to January 1 before signing the Proclamation?

Abraham Lincoln issued a preliminary proclamation on September 22, warning the southern states that if they did not end their rebellion by January 1 of the following year, he would write an order freeing the slaves. None agreed so and on January 1, Lincoln signed the proclamation that freed the slaves.

Did Abraham Lincoln write the anaconda plan?

Abraham Lincoln did not write the anaconda plan. it was made by Union General-in-Chief Winfield Scott. Lincoln just approved it

What important document did Abraham Lincoln write?

Lincoln wrote the Emancipation Proclamation, an executive order which freed the slaves in the Confederate states. He also wrote the "Gettysburg Address", but that was a speech he gave and was not a document at the time.

How do you spell Abraham Lincoln in Korean?

As Abraham Lincoln is a person's name you would write it as you see it in English.

Did Abraham Lincoln write the Declaration of Independence?

It is a known fact that Abraham Lincoln wrote the Declaration of Independence!!!!! :)

How many drafts of the Emancipation Proclamation and the Gettysburg Address did Abraham Lincoln write?

I've been doing research on this topic and I know he definitely changed it numerous times.

Did Abraham Lincoln write To Kill a Mockingbird?

No, To Kill a Mockingbird was written by Harper Lee, not Abraham Lincoln.

What did Abraham Lincoln write that became very famous?

I think Abraham Lincoln very famous Prendent became they did write by they story that by became famous prendent.

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