History of Juneteenth

Many people ask, “What is Juneteenth?”, learn about the African American celebration with this cartoon. Here we have fun facts about Juneteenth and why it is celebrated around the United States of America.

The Emancipation Proclamation:

Juneteenth: Freedom at Last:

Reading of General Order Number 3 at Galveston:

Just a Ferry Ride to Freedom:

Letter from Roma: African American Soldiers on the Rio Grande 1864-67

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