The First Step to Freedom, Abraham Lincoln's Preliminary Emanciptation Proclamation The First Step to Freedom
Abraham Lincoln's Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation
On the Occasion of the 150th Anniversary
of its drafting September 22, 1862

The handwritten document, which has been part of the New York State Library’s collection since 1865, will be on display along with the 1962 speech by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. about the document.

One Day Only!

October 19, 2012 -- 9AM to 9PM
Burke Gallery, Myers Fine Arts Building

SUNY Plattsburgh
More Information:
New York State Library, Online Exhibit
New York State Library, The Acquisition
Library Of Congress

State University of New York 
College at Plattsburgh Home PagePlattsburgh

This exhibition is funded in part by the Student Association, Winkel Endowment, Friends of Art, and the State of New York

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Last Updated: September 19, 2012

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