Emancipation Day Project - The goal of the Emancipation Day Project is to collect and preserve data on the history of Emancipation


"Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally."
-- Abraham Lincoln


Ohio's Emancipation Day


Emancipation Day in the U.S.

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Supporters of the Emancipation Project:

1. State Representative Sylvester Patton
    60th District
    Ohio House of Representatives

2. Washington City Schools
    Washington C.H., Ohio

3. Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission
    Washington D.C.

4. National Park Service
    Midwest Region
    Omaha, Nebraska

5. President Lincoln and Soldier's Home National Monument
    National Trust Site
    Washington D.C.

6. The Ohio Historical Society
    Columbus, Ohio

7. The History Channel's Save Our History Program
    New York City, New York


Created by Camille Galecki