TITLE

THE EMANCIPATION OAK

AUTHOR(S)
Krueger, Jeff
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
International Oaks;Spring2003, Issue 14, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the Emancipation Oak in Hampton, Virginia. The oak was named as such because it is situated in Hampton University, the venue where the Emancipation Proclamation was heard by the African Americans of Hampton. At Hampton University, the Emancipation Oak also serves as an outdoor classroom.
ACCESSION #
49139886

 

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