Juneteenth : a celebration of freedom
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JUNETEENTH: A Celebration of Freedom expresses the jubilation that occurred on June 19, 1865 when African American people in Texas were the last to be freed from the horrors of US slavery, over two months after the end of the Civil War and two and a half years after Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation.
-- Juvenile literature.
Slaves -- Emancipation -- Texas -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| Greensboro, N.C. :Open Hand Pub.,2002
Taylor, Charles A.,
"Juneteenth honors the saga of African people in the United States from slave ship to freedom."
32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Includes bibliographical references (page 31).