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Jun 19 2021
A FREE online presentation exploring the history of the Juneteenth Celebration.
Join us Saturday, June 19, at 7pm for an online presentation - Understanding Juneteenth. In this online experience we will be discussing the history of Emancipation Day as a holiday and how it has been celebrated throughout the years here in America.
Juneteenth (also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day) is the oldest known celebration honoring the end of slavery in the United States.
On June 19, 1865, Union General Gordon Granger led thousands of federalView more