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Slavery and Emancipation in Photographs

Washington, DC
Saturday, February 16, 2013

The National Archives hosted this look at how newly freed slaves were portrayed in photographs after the Emancipation Proclamation and the end of the Civil War. We also see photographs from before the war that help distinguish how African Americans were later depicted.

Updated: Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 11:06am (ET)

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