Proclaiming Emancipation: The Conference
Exhibit. Conference. Classroom. Discussion.
October 15, 2012 – February 18, 2013
The University of Michigan Law School’s Program in Race, Law & History
and the William L. Clements Library in cooperation with the Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library
Marking the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War, “Proclaiming Emancipation” examines the history and memory of Abraham Lincoln’s 1863 Emancipation Proclamation through the holdings of the William L. Clements Library.