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Emancipation Proclamation
used in Killing Kennedy

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Definition
directive issued by President Abraham Lincoln, in which enslaved people in states or portions of states still in rebellion were declared free
  • AUGUST 28, 1963 WASHINGTON, D.C. AFTERNOON "Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation," begins Martin Luther King Jr. His words are scripted.
    p. 199.2
  • The image of Lincoln gazing over his shoulder is profoundly moving as King calls upon the spirit of the Emancipation Proclamation.
    p. 203.8
  • The letter was to be read at a celebration of the hundredth anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.
    p. 303.5
  • TO: Ralph E. Becker, Toastmaster It gives me great pleasure to send greetings to all of you who are commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation tonight.
    p. 304.2
  • The Emancipation Proclamation is even better described by his words.
    p. 304.5

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