Web Results

Slavery in the United States


Freed slaves were subject to racial segregation and ... Thomas Jefferson proposed in 1784 to end slavery in all the ...

End Slavery Now


Join the movement to end slavery. Discover resources on how to fight modern- day slavery and human trafficking. Let us help you find your role in ending slavery.

13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Abolition of Slavery


13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Abolition of Slavery. The House Joint Resolution proposing the 13th amendment to the Constitution, January 31, 1865;  ...

Slavery abolished in America - Dec 18, 1865 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, Slavery abolished in America on Dec 18, 1865. Learn more about what happened today on History.

End Slavery Tennessee


End Slavery Tennessee's Third Annual Luncheon. morgan-sessions-sparkler.jpg. Join Us In the Fight Against Human Trafficking. How can I help? see-through.

Slavery Ended 148 Years Ago Today, But We Still Have A Long Way ...


Dec 18, 2013 ... Secretary of State William Seward issued a statement verifying the ratification of the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution making the end of ...

Wickham: Do you know when slavery began and ended? - USA Today


Feb 10, 2014 ... President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation did not end slavery. Slavery officially ended on Dec. 6, 1865, the day the 13th Amendment was ...

African Americans and the End of Slavery in Massachusetts


Within this web presentation, the Massachusetts Historical Society brings together historical manuscripts and rare published works that serve as a window upon ...

The Legal End of Slavery in Massachusetts


Although never as central to the economy of New England as it was in the South, slavery persisted in Massachusetts through most of the eighteenth century.

International Day for Abolition of Slavery - 2 December


"On this International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, let us resolve to use the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development as a roadmap for stamping out root ...

More Info

13th Amendment to the US Constitution: Abolition of Slavery


The 13th amendment, which formally abolished slavery in the United States, passed the Senate on April 8, 1864, and the House on January 31, 1865.

Juneteenth 2012: When Did Slavery Really End? - The Root


Jun 15, 2012 ... When Were Blacks Truly Freed From Slavery? ... On June 19, 1865, Union soldiers arrived in Galveston and declared the end of the Civil War, ...

Slavery in America - Black History - HISTORY.com


By the mid-19th century, America's westward expansion, along with a growing abolition movement in the North, would provoke a great debate over slavery that  ...