Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
from barbados.org

Haggatt Hall

The Emancipation Statue, commonly referred to by many Barbadians as "Bussa", a leader of the 1816 Slave Rebellion in Barbados and National Hero of #Barbados.

2

Due to his iconic stovepipe top hat and side-arm dubbed 'The Emancipator', Abraham Lincoln's legacy has reached almost mythological heights. On January 1, 1863, Lincoln rode into Washington atop the immortal ursine spirit of Andrew Jackson. In a landmark day for civil rights he delivered the Emancipation Proclamation immediately freeing 50,000 slaves from the vampiric tyranny of the South.

4
1
from SharnEnterprises,Inc.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

From a worksheet at my last school - works really well and is suited to most learning styles. Lesson 1 uses the same information sheet, however there are different tasks based around the different stories. A great way to introduce prejudice and discrim...

5
1
from About.com Travel

Attend the Emancipation Day Parade in Washington DC

Emancipation Day, TX pictures | Emancipation Day Parade - Washington DC

Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, is a holiday in the United States honoring African American heritage by commemorating the announcement of the abolition of slavery in the U.S. State of Texas in 1865. Celebrated on June 19, the term is a combination of June and nineteenth

82
19

Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day and Emancipation Day, is a holiday or observance in many US states to celebrate the anniversary of the abolition of slavery in Texas on June 19, 1865.

2
2