The Emancipation Proclamation
The Emancipation Proclamation proclaimed the freedom of slaves in the ten states that were still in rebellion. President Abraham Lincoln issued the proclamation on January 1, 1863.
The Emancipation Proclamation, written by Abraham Lincoln proclaimed all the slaves in the confederate states to be free. This document actually did nothing, because the confederate states were not under Lincoln's control at the time. A couple slave states had sided with the union in this war, but the emancipation proclamation said nothing about them. The emancipation proclamation was more symbolic than it was useful.....
Southerners were against the Emancipation Proclamation.
Emancipation Proclamation was created in 1863.
The Declaration of Independence was signed in 1776, the Emancipation Proclamation was proclaimed in 1863, so it came 87 years later (or as Abraham Lincoln said, four score and seven years later).
the abolition of slavery caused the emancipation proclamation.
What "simple act of justice" is requested in the Emancipation Proclamation?
The Emancipation Proclamation was created by Abraham Lincoln.
The emancipation Proclamation doesn't have feeling.....
The freeing of slaves was called emancipation. President Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation effective 1 January 1863. It proclaimed emancipation (freedom) for all slaves from states then at war with the Union.
The Emancipation Proclamation was announced on September, 22, 1862
was NOT a significant motivation for the Emancipation Proclamation
The Emancipation Proclamation was not an event, it was a document. A. Lincoln, President of the Union, proclaimed that all slaves are free men. It was more show than anything because the Union did not have slaves and the Confederacy was fighting a war to dispute the Union's jurisdiction. Once the Confederacy was defeated, the proclamation applied to them and could then be enforced.
When Lincoln was president, the Emancipation Proclamation was to free all of the slaves in the Confederacy. :)
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The Emancipation proclamation did not free the slaves in which state?
The Emancipation Proclamation was written on September twenty-second of 1862
Slaves in the U.S. south were freed by the Emancipation Proclamation.
The emancipation proclamation was intended to free all slaves in the South.
No, Vicksburg's fall had no bearing on the Emancipation Proclamation.
A result of the Emancipation Proclamation was that it freed slaves from only the Confederacy.