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Contents Foreword, John Hope Franklin 00 Acknowledgments 00 Introduction 00 Edna Greene Medford Imagined Promises, Bitter Realities: African Americans and the Meaning of the Emancipation Proclamation 1 Frank J. Williams "Doing Less" and "Doing More": The President and the Proclamation Legally, Militarily, Politically 00 Harold Holzer Picturing Freedom: The Emancipation Proclamation in Art, Iconography, and Memory 00 Appendix: The First and Second Confiscation Acts 00 Notes 00 Index 00
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United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln). Emancipation Proclamation.
Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States.