What Is Juneteenth? African American History Blog | The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

What Is Juneteenth? African American History Blog

What Is Juneteenth? African American History Blog | The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explains the origins of Juneteenth, the celebration of the end of slavery.

What Is Juneteenth? African American History Blog

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explains the origins of Juneteenth, the celebration of the end of slavery.

Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, commemorates the day the news of slavery's abolition reached Texas: June 19, 1865. Union General Gordon Granger made the announcement in Galveston one day after he and 2,000 federal troops arrived to occupy Texas and enforce emancipation, which had become federal law 2 1/2 years earlier.

What Is Juneteenth? African American History Blog

Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, commemorates the day the news of slavery's abolition reached Texas: June 19, 1865. Union General Gordon Granger made the announcement in Galveston one day after he and 2,000 federal troops arrived to occupy Texas and enforce emancipation, which had become federal law 2 1/2 years earlier.

June 19 is known as Juneteenth Independence Day, Freedom Day, or Emancipation Day, and marks the anniversary of the abolition of slavery in Texas on June 19, 1865 and more generally throughout the Confederate South. The term is a portmanteau of “June” and “nineteenth” and commemorates the date when ...June 19 is known as Juneteenth Independence Day, Freedom Day, or Emancipation Day, and marks the anniversary of the abolition of slavery in Texas on June 19, 1865 and more generally throughout…

June 19 is known as Juneteenth Independence Day, Freedom Day, or Emancipation Day, and marks the anniversary of the abolition of slavery in Texas on June 19, 1865 and more generally throughout the Confederate South. The term is a portmanteau of “June” and “nineteenth” and commemorates the date when ...June 19 is known as Juneteenth Independence Day, Freedom Day, or Emancipation Day, and marks the anniversary of the abolition of slavery in Texas on June 19, 1865 and more generally throughout…

Electronic Village: What is Juneteenth? - via http://electronicvillage.blogspot.com/2007/05/what-is-juneteenth.html

Electronic Village: What is Juneteenth? - via http://electronicvillage.blogspot.com/2007/05/what-is-juneteenth.html

Black Then | What Is Juneteenth? 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know About Our Independence Day

Black Then | What Is Juneteenth? 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know About Our Independence Day

Cotton was 'king' in the plantation economy of the Deep South. The cotton economy had close ties to the Northern banking industry, New England textile factories and the economy of Great Britain.

The Role Cotton Played in the 1800s Economy

Cotton was 'king' in the plantation economy of the Deep South. The cotton economy had close ties to the Northern banking industry, New England textile factories and the economy of Great Britain.

From Black Power to the First Black President: A More Perfect Union | Full Episode Video | The African-Americans: Many Rivers to Cross | PBS

From Black Power to the First Black President: A More Perfect Union

From Black Power to the First Black President: A More Perfect Union | Full Episode Video | The African-Americans: Many Rivers to Cross | PBS

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