In celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, this four-day exhibition will present for the first time together Abraham Lincoln’s handwritten draft, issued on September 22, 1862, from the New York State Library, and The Official Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, from the National Archives. For more information, click here.
Friday, September 21–Monday, September 24, 2012
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture | The New York Public Library
515 Malcolm X Boulevard | New York, NY 10037 | www.schomburgcenter.org
- Ison Mosely, A Former Slave Speaks (Video) (harlemworldmag.com)