President Lincoln signs the Emancipation Proclamation (13 words)

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The Proclamation immediately freed slaves in parts of Florida, Louisiana, and South Carolina.

Editors. "President Lincoln signs the Emancipation Proclamation". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[, accessed 27 October 2016.]

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  1. American Civil War