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Remarks on slavery and emancipation

Higginson, Francis John

Remarks on slavery and emancipation

by Higginson, Francis John

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Published by Hilliard, Gray in Boston .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination105 p.
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14568617M

Review Essay MICHAEL P. JOHNSON Allen C. Guelzo. Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America. New York: Simon & Schuster, Pp. xii, Book-jacket blurbs proclaim Allen C. Guelzo’s Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation “without question the greatest book yet written about. His most recent book is “Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, ” THE PROBLEM OF SLAVERY IN THE AGE OF EMANCIPATION By David Brion Davis.

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for General Nonfiction Shortlisted for the Cundill Prize in Historical LiteratureFrom the revered historian, the long-awaited conclusion of the magisterial history of slavery and emancipation in Western . The Emancipation Proclamation, or Proclamat was a presidential proclamation and executive order issued by United States President Abraham Lincoln on Septem , and effective as of January 1, It changed the legal status under federal law of more than million enslaved African Americans in the Confederate states from slave to by: Abraham Lincoln on 22 September   BUNCH: The Emancipation Proclamation is without a doubt the most misunderstood document in American history, that on the one hand the Emancipation Proclamation did .

Lincoln proposed a plan for gradual emancipation that was by definition a long‐term solution to the slavery problem. The plan was aimed at pacifying the slave states that remained in the Union. Lincoln outlined his ideas on several occasions between and , the fullest statement coming in his Second Message to Congress in December Emancipation Proclamation, in U.S. history, the executive order abolishing slavery in the Confederate States of America. Desire for Such a Proclamation In the early part of the Civil War, President Lincoln refrained from issuing an edict freeing the slaves despite the insistent urgings of abolitionists.   But consider another of Seward’s remarks: “the emancipation proclamation was uttered in the first gun fired at Sumter and we [in Washington] have been the last to hear it.” 4 Seward knew that emancipation was a process, not an event. He recognized that it commenced in the field in , not in Washington in Author: Michael E. Woods.


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