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The EmancipationProclamationMarqia Robbins03/15/2022
The Emancipation ProclamationIs one of the most important events in U.ShistoryHelped paved the way for a permanentabolitionment for slavery in the Untied States.Gave slaves a chance at freedomHelp free slaves in rebellious states.2
Background InformationThe civil war was the cause of the emancipationproclamationThe Battle of Antietam showed that the unionwas strong enough to beat the confederatesAfter the Battle of Antietam, the EmancipationProclamation was issued.3
Information on the EmancipationProclamationPresident Lincoln issued the EmancipationProclamation on January 1, 1863.The document stated that it would free slaves in10 states that rebeled aganist the Union.It also stated the slaves in the loyal borderstates wouldn’t be free4
The aftermath of the EmancipationProclamationSlaves in the 10 states were freedAfrican Americans were permitted to serve inthe Union Army.

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Emancipation Proclamation, American Civil War

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