Reflection

President Abraham Lincoln is reflected in the thick glass display case that houses the document. He issued the Proclamation on Jan. 1, 1863, after three years of bloody civil war, declaring "that all persons held as slaves" within the rebellious states "are, and henceforward shall be free."
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( Michael Robinson Chavez / Los Angeles Times )

President Abraham Lincoln is reflected in the thick glass display case that houses the document. He issued the Proclamation on Jan. 1, 1863, after three years of bloody civil war, declaring "that all persons held as slaves" within the rebellious states "are, and henceforward shall be free."

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