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Abraham Lincoln's position on slavery is one of the central issues in American history. ..... Lincoln demanded Frémont modify his order and free only slaves owned by Missourians working for the South. .... He pointed out that the emancipation proclamation did not complete the task of eradicating slavery; "But this amendment ...

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It did not apply to slaves in the loyal slave states or in those parts of the Confederacy under Union control. Indeed, Lincoln did not free the slaves; they freed ...

www.history.com/news/5-things-you-may-not-know-about-lincoln-slavery-and-emancipation

Sep 21, 2012 ... Lincoln did believe that slavery was morally wrong, but there was one .... The Emancipation Proclamation didn't actually free all of the slaves.

www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/part4/4h1549.html

The Emancipation Proclamation did not free all slaves in the United States. ... Lincoln was fully aware of the irony, but he did not want to antagonize the slave ...

newafricanmagazine.com/diaspora-lincoln-did-not-free-the-slaves

Mar 19, 2013 ... Steven Spielberg's new film, Lincoln, is in essence a masterpiece of ... in reality, Abraham Lincoln did not free African slaves in the USA as the ...

www.historynet.com/why-did-lincoln-finally-free-the-slaves.htm

Feb 5, 2013 ... After the South seceded, however, Lincoln decided that they'd had their ... Actually, Lincoln did not free the slaves with his Emancipation ...

www.theroot.com/did-lincoln-really-free-the-slaves-1790874318

Jan 27, 2014 ... Abraham Lincoln freed the slaves, right? Well, the truth is a bit more complicated than that; actually, the truth is very complicated, leading even ...

www.bmcc.cuny.edu/news/news.jsp?id=5694

Aug 15, 2011 ... Issued by President Abraham Lincoln during the height of the Civil War in ... “It did free the slaves—but not all of them,” one student volunteers.

www.minnpost.com/eric-black-ink/2013/05/facing-facts-about-lincoln-and-his-views-slavery

May 31, 2013 ... Facing facts about Lincoln and his views on slavery ... this idea, and somewhat deluded about how many freed slaves would want to emigrate. ... into free states, and free states couldn't make the slaves free, what did it even ...

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Slaves did take the initiative to escape, but reaching Washington, D.C., or the Ohio River ... It was the presence of Union lines in Virginia—of Lincoln's armies— that ... to federal control by January 1, 1863, "then, thenceforward, and forever free.