Abraham Lincoln

Lincoln’s preliminary Emancipation Proclamation to be exhibited
Lincoln’s preliminary Emancipation Proclamation to be exhibited
News Queens Courier Staff 10/01/2012 at 9:59AM

In a rare public exhibit, one of the nation’s greatest documentary treasures — President Abraham Lincoln’s preliminary Emancipation Proclamation — will be on display at Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post on Monday, October 15 and Tuesday, October 16. The draft document banishing slavery in America was written in Abraham Lincoln’s own [...]