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

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

Juneteenth  June 19, 1865 Is Freedom Day or Emancipation Day for the slaves in Texas.

Juneteenth June 19, 1865 Is Freedom Day or Emancipation Day for the slaves in Texas.

he wasn't a full on atheist, he was simply not religious. he did find his faith throughout his presidency, more toward the end of his life. there's a big difference, but still a powerful statement regardless.

Emancipation Day 2012: More meaningful than ever

he wasn't a full on atheist, he was simply not religious. he did find his faith throughout his presidency, more toward the end of his life. there's a big difference, but still a powerful statement regardless.

Sunday, Sept 22, 2013: Emancipation Day in United States - Residents of Ohio commemorate the abolishment of slavery on Emancipation Day, which falls on September 22. Some other states have similar celebrations, but they fall on different dates

Sunday, Sept 22, 2013: Emancipation Day in United States - Residents of Ohio commemorate the abolishment of slavery on Emancipation Day, which falls on September 22. Some other states have similar celebrations, but they fall on different dates

April 16, 1862: The District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act, a bill ending slavery in the District of Columbia, becomes law. The District of Columbia celebrates April 16th as Emancipation Day. On that day in 1862, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Compensated Emancipation Act for the re...April 16, 1862: The District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act, a bill ending slavery in the District of Columbia, becomes law. The District of Columbia celebrates April 16th as…

April 16, 1862: The District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act, a bill ending slavery in the District of Columbia, becomes law. The District of Columbia celebrates April 16th as Emancipation Day. On that day in 1862, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Compensated Emancipation Act for the re...April 16, 1862: The District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act, a bill ending slavery in the District of Columbia, becomes law. The District of Columbia celebrates April 16th as…

Emancipation Day, TX pictures | June 19th - Juneteenth - Emancipation Day--Freedom Day

Emancipation Day, TX pictures | June 19th - Juneteenth - Emancipation Day--Freedom Day

As many around the nation and the world prepare to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Juneteenth, also known Emancipation Day, a variety of celebrations will take place. Figuring in the center of t…

As many around the nation and the world prepare to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Juneteenth, also known Emancipation Day, a variety of celebrations will take place. Figuring in the center of t…

A Guyanese family celebrates Emancipation day

A Guyanese family celebrates Emancipation day

Emancipation day celebrations

Emancipation day celebrations

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