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Collection Reference Number GLC00902
From Archive Folder Collection of miscellaneous Civil War-era newspapers 
Title Chronicle-Extra printing of the Emancipation Proclamation
Date 1 January 1863
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Document Type Broadside
Content Description News-sheet printing the Emancipation Proclamation with news from New Orleans, New York and Louisville. Heading states, "Slavery Forever ABOLISHED in the United States of America!!"
Subjects Military History  Civil War  African American History  Slavery  Emancipation  Emancipation Proclamation  President  Presidential Speeches and Proclamations  
People Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Place written s.l.
Theme The American Civil War; Slavery & Abolition; The Presidency
Sub-collection American Civil War Newspapers and Magazines
Additional Information The Emancipation Proclamation, issued by President Abraham Lincoln, states all slaves upon Union military victory will be set free in states that have seceded from the Union and are not under Northern control. This factor is important because it shows that the Proclamation did not touch on slavery in loyal Border States.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945