For a nation at war over slavery, President Lincoln"s Emancipation Proclamation was inevitable. Here, we examine Lincoln"s challenges to introduce a document that became a cornerstone event for communities of all races for generations to come.
Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Original Airdate: February 5, 2009
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