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Race Relations in the South Race 1863-1912 1863-1912 Unit 4 What motives lay behind Lincoln’s issuing of the Emancipation Proclamation? Proclamation?
Underlying questions: What was the Emancipation What Proclamation? Proclamation? What effects did the Emancipation What Proclamation have on slaves? Proclamation Why was the Emancipation Proclamation Why issued? issued? Resources Resources
– – – – Encarta Farmer Zinn Brogan Willoughby p.19-29 Internet – www.sparatcus.schoolnet.co.uk/USASproclamation.htm – www.archives.gov/exhibits/featured_documents/emancipat Outcomes Outcomes
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– To what extent was Lincoln’s Emancipation To Proclamation (1863) the result of a genuine desire to free blacks? desire January 2003 What was the Emancipation Proclamation Proclamation
Preliminary Preliminary proclamation issued 22nd Sept 1862 22 Freed all slaves who Freed were in Confederate states fighting against the Union the Did not free all slaves! Did Was very limited. Timeline Timeline
1861 Outbreak of Civil War July 1861 Crittenden Resolutions 13 March 1862 Annulment of Fugitive Slave Annulment Laws Laws 10 April 1862 Congress agree to Congress compensate slave owners compensate 19 June 1862 Congress rule slavery is Congress illegal in U.S. territories illegal Timeline Timeline
July 1862 Confiscation Act 17 Sept 1862 Union victory at Antietam 22 Sept 1862 Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation issued 1 Jan 1862 Emancipation Proclamation Emancipation issued issued 31 Jan 1865 13th Amendment to the Constitution. Constitution. Why did Lincoln issue the Emancipation Proclamation? Emancipation Lincoln’s views
Personal views Political stance Lincoln’s ideas on Lincoln’s slavery slavery Slavery and the Civil Slavery War War Task Task
Using extracts from Lincoln’s letters and Using speeches brainstorm his views on slavery and the rights of Blacks under the following headings: following
Personal views Political stance Lincoln’s views on slavery Slavery and the Civil War ...
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