TITLE

Proclamation on slaves

AUTHOR(S)
Fremont, John C.
PUB. DATE
August 2017
SOURCE
Proclamation on Slaves;8/1/2017, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Primary Source Document
DOC. TYPE
Legal Material
ABSTRACT
Presents the text of a proclamation on slaves in the United States written by John Charles Fremont August 30, 1861. Rights of a commanding general to assume government of a State; Establishment of martial law in Missouri; Emancipation of slaves; Penalties for breaking the law; Other statements.
ACCESSION #
21212888

 

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